JJ Whitley Blood Orange Gin

Halewood Wines & Spirits-owned JJ Whitley is adding a new blood orange-flavoured gin to its craft spirits portfolio. Bottled at 38.6% ABV, the “bright and zesty” expression leads with the scent of Mediterranean orange. The gin’s palate “complements candied citrus peel and zesty marmalade, with undertones of liquorice root and cassia bark,” while the finish …

Caorunn Scottish Raspberry gin

Scotland’s Caorunn Gin is marking its 10-year anniversary by adding a raspberry-flavoured expression to its range. Crafted at Balmenach Distillery in the Scottish Highlands, Caorunn Scottish Raspberry is produced in small batches of 1,00 litres at a time. Utilising Scotland’s unique natural resources, Caorunn is infused in what is believed to be the world’s only …

Greenall's Blueberry Gin

Quintessential Brands has unveiled the latest edition to its Greenall’s portfolio – a “summery”, zero sugar blueberry gin. To create the new variant, Greenall’s Original London Dry Gin has been infused with natural, sweet blueberries, a popular fruit with consumers due to its ‘superfood’ status. A “versatile expression”, Greenall’s Blueberry Gin has a light blue …

Cranes Cranberry Gin

Cranes Drinks is adding a Cranberry Gin to its portfolio, which currently includes a range of cranberry-based fruit ciders and liqueurs. The launch follows a consumer vote, where followers of the brand had the opportunity to choose the next product line for Cranes Drinks. A survey was posted across Cranes social media channels and gin …

Boë Passion Gin

Independent Scottish start-up Boë Gin is adding “a tropical dimension” to its portfolio with the launch of a new passion fruit-flavoured gin. Described as vibrant in colour as well as taste, the 41.5% ABV blends clean citrus peel and spice of Boë’s premium Scottish London Dry Gin, with a “kick of passion fruit”. According to …

Heart of Suffolk Distillery gins

Heart of Suffolk Distillery is looking to push its range of hand-crafted gins in pubs and bars across the UK. The distillery currently produces three London Dry gins: its signature gin Betty’s; Rosie’s Gin, a fruity summer gin distilled with rose petals; and Ivy’s Gin, a wintery gin distilled with clove and cranberry. All three …

Beefeater Blood Orange

Pernod Ricard is launching Beefeater Blood Orange in a bid to “satisfy a growing global thirst for fruit-flavoured gin”. The latest expression is inspired by the Orange Gin distilled by Beefeater’s founder, James Burrough in 1876, using oranges sourced from London’s Covent Garden fruit market. Beefeater Blood Orange, a liquid characterised by its “bitter-sweet juicy …

Portobello Road Peach

Specialist premium drinks wholesaler Hammonds of Knutsford has partnered with London-based Portobello Road to create an exclusive peach-flavoured gin expression. Bottled at 42% ABV, Portobello Road Peach combines the traditional Portobello Road botanicals with a “smooth peach base” and a hint of apricot and juniper. The classic gin distillation is rested over fresh peach and …

Gordon's Ultra Low Alcohol

Diageo-owned Gordon’s is launching two “ultra-low-alcohol” pre-mixed flavoured gin and tonic variants to the on-trade. Featuring less than 0.5% ABV and 68 calories per serve, the pre-mixed drinks provide a premium low-ABV alternative for consumers looking to moderate their intake of alcohol or choosing not to drink during a social occasion. The range includes two …

Kuro Gin variants

Japanese-inspired London Dry Gin Kuro has added limited edition Soft Peach and Cherry Blossom variants to its Expressions banner. Although Kuro is distilled at Langley Distillery in Hertfordshire, the gin actually takes its inspiration from the slopes of Hakuba Valley in Japan. Using east Asian-inspired botanicals, the two new “fruity” and “fragrant” expressions have been …