Vestal flavoured vodkas

Halewood-owned vodka brand Vestal has launched its first two flavoured expressions – Black Cherry and Raspberry & Blackcurrant. All Vestal vodkas start life in the harvesting of young potatoes grown in the soil of Kaszebe in northern Poland – an area famed for its rich, mineral-laden land. Distilled in small batches, the resultant spirit is …

Absolut Passionfruit Vodka

Pernod Ricard’s vodka brand Absolut is launching a new flavoured expression – Absolut Passionfruit. The new addition to Absolut’s flavoured vodka range, which also includes grapefruit, strawberry, rhubarb, vanilla, raspberry, mango and lime variants, offers a new “exotic taste” for summer 2020. Passionfruit is the flavour breaking boundaries this year, with interest increasing by 12% …

Kopparberg Passion Fruit & Orange Gin

Following the launch of its two pink gins last summer, Kopparberg is rolling out a new passion fruit and orange-flavoured variant. The latest addition to the Kopparberg gin family is infused with passion fruit and orange, offering a “bold and exotic taste”. Bottled at 37.5% ABV, it is said to make a perfect alternative to …

The Duppy Share Spiced Rum

Premium spiced rum brand The Duppy Share has extended its range with the launch of a pineapple and kola nut-flavoured expression. Developed in collaboration with Robin Honhold, former head of operations at Mr Lyan Ltd and co-founder of drinks innovation team A/O, the new variant has been specifically designed with the on-trade in mind. Described …

Verano Passion Fruit Gin

William Grant & Sons UK has added a passion fruit-flavoured expression to its premium Verano Gin range. Verano Gin is inspired by “the relaxed lifestyle and colourful vibrancy that comes with Spanish summers”. Infused with tropical passion fruit, the new variant, which is described as “bursting with summer vibes”, has been created to be enjoyed …

Gordon's Sicilian Lemon Gin

Diageo-owned gin brand Gordon’s is launching a Sicilian Lemon variant, which offers a “Mediterranean twist” on the original recipe, in time for summer. The 37.5% ABV flavoured gin, available in 70cl format, “balances” the classic characteristics of Gordon’s with juicy Sicilian lemons. It is made with high-quality ingredients and uses 100% natural flavours. Set to …

Whitley Neill Gooseberry Gin

Halewood Wines & Spirits’ premium gin brand Whitley Neill has added a special edition gooseberry variant to its flavoured portfolio. Expected to be a big seasonal hit this spring, the new expression, which presents the brand’s first ever limited edition, celebrates the British gooseberry. The fruit gin is said to deliver aromas of cinnamon, fresh …

Agnes Arber Pineapple gin

UK distributor and brand owner Signature Brands is expanding its Agnes Arber gin portfolio, with the launch of a new pineapple-flavoured variant. Tapping into the ever-growing flavoured gin category, Agnes Arber Pineapple leads on from the successful launch of Arber Rhubarb last year, and adds another “bold” expression to the gin range. The new 41.6% …

Edinburgh Gin Bramble & Honey Gin

Ian Macleod Distillers-owned Edinburgh Gin is bolstering its full-strength flavoured gin portfolio with the launch of a new Bramble & Honey variant. The new “decadent” 40% ABV spirit showcases a “natural partnership” of dark fruit and honey, which can be paired with a premium tonic to add “a fruity update to the classic G&T”. Bramble …

Captain Morgan Gingerbread

Diageo-owned Captain Morgan is introducing a new limited edition gingerbread-flavoured spiced rum ahead of Christmas. Available exclusively for the festive period at Greene King pubs, the seasonal variant is distilled with the “sweet and warming” taste of baked gingerbread. Captain Morgan Gingerbread Spiced has been developed to help outlets maximise sales over the winter months …