Berkshire Botanical Rhubarb & Raspberry Gin

Artisan drinks brand Berkshire Botanical has announced the launch of its second quintessentially British flavoured gin – Rhubarb & Raspberry. Like the original Berkshire Botanical Dry Gin, the new 40.3% ABV flavoured expression is made on the Yattendon Estate in West Berkshire. It offers “hints of fresh pine and fruity raspberry on the nose, with …

Strangeways CBD-infused gin

Manchester-based distillery Strangeways Beers and Spirits has developed two new CBD-infused gins – Hazy Dry and Hazy Strawberry Gin – distributed to the on-trade exclusively through Hammonds of Knutsford. Bottled at 40% ABV, the two gins are infused with CBD from authorised and regulated suppliers in the UK. The first liquid, Hazy Dry Gin “blends …

Whitley Neill flavoured gins

Premium gin brand Whitley Neill has added two new limited edition flavours to its portfolio – Brazilian Lime and Strawberry & Black Pepper. The Brazilian Lime Gin was created to tap into the trend for citrus-flavoured gins and citrus-based cocktails, whilst also taking inspiration from creator Johnny Neill’s travelling experiences in South America. It “zings …

Mr Hobbs 150

Family-owned gin brand Mr Hobbs is celebrating its 150th anniversary with the launch of a new expression – Mr Hobbs 150. Hailing from Henley, based along the Thames, Mr Hobbs was founded in 1870 by Harry Hobbs, who established family pleasure boating business Hobbs of Henley. The new Mr Hobbs 150 is a classic London …

QVT Dry Gin

A new distillery operating from the heart of Provence in France has launched its first spirit, QVT Dry Gin, in the UK. Inspired by the range of flavours and fragrances of the French region, the gin was chosen to be the first product released by QVT after its founding members noticed that the vast majority …

Chase's Gin Seltzers

Chase Distillery is branching out into a new drinks category, unveiling a new range of ready-to-drink gin seltzers. Made from a blend of Chase Gin and sparkling water, with no artificial ingredients, Chase’s Gin Seltzers come in natural botanical flavours, including Pink Grapefruit & Pomelo, Seville Orange and London Dry & Lemon. The distillery aims …

Finders Spirits

Yorkshire-based Sloemotion Distillery has unveiled its new seven-strong Finders Spirits range, featuring gins, vodkas and rums. The collection, which taps into consumers’ “spirit of adventure”, has been created using “bold, intriguing flavours” from around the world. Fruits of the Forest Gin contains 19 botanicals, including orange peel, mint and ginger, to bring out the sweetness …

The Gin Guild Ginposium

Ginposium, the annual gin industry seminar organised by the Gin Guild, and one of the gin industry’s annual highlights, is to be held online due to the coronavirus pandemic. Instead of performing in front of an audience, this year’s keynote speakers have created a series of videos, which will be available on the Gin Guild’s …

Rattler Gin range

Cornish drinks producer Healeys has created two gins based on the recipe and style of its popular cider brand Rattler. The process starts with the same apples used to create Rattler Cyder, which are pressed, fermented and distilled twice. The spirit is then blended with seven botanicals, including juniper, coriander, lemon, orange, iris, angelica and …

Greenall's Blood Orange and Fig Gin

Quintessential Brands is further bolstering its Greenall’s zero-sugar flavoured gin portfolio with the launch of a new Blood Orange & Fig variant. The new expression taps into the growing popularity of orange-flavoured gins, and sees Greenall’s Original London Dry Gin infused with natural, blood oranges and an “exotic twist” of fig. Bottled at 37.5% ABV, …