Spirits

REDCASTLE SPIRITS BRING RUM BACK TO ANGUS

Mon 17th September 2018

Redcastle Spirits has announced the pending launch of a Spiced Rum. The Angus-based firm has just created its Scottish & Caribbean Spiced Rum Fusion, and they be

A gin that celebrates Byron

Wed 24th January 2018

Speyside Distillery – which is better known for its single malt Scotch whisky – has launched a new limited edition gin with botanicals found growing in i

Berry Bros & Rudd adds Daftmill to its portfolio

Tue 23rd January 2018

Berry Bros. & Rudd has announced a new global distribution agreement with Daftmill, one of Scotland’s first new wave distilleries. Named after the Daft stream

Stirling to get its first gin distillery

Mon 22nd January 2018

Stirling is to get is own gin following the news that Stirling Gin is creating the first ever gin distillery and visitor centre in Stirling. The plans which have alr

Interesting gems on gin

Fri 3rd March 2017

We share some interesting facts and figures about gin in the Scottish on-trade and highlight best-selling brands and emerging craft gins to look out for.

Arbikie owners honour father with new gin

Tue 17th January 2017

Highland distiller, Arbikie, is launching its second gin later this month called AK’s Gin - named after the father of Arbikie owners Iain, John and David

Dunnet Bay Distillery toasts Burns with special ‘Lassies Toast’ gin

Fri 13th January 2017

Rock Rose gin producer Dunnet Bay Distillery has released special edition gin called Lassies Toast to celebrate Burns Night.

Aberdeenshire couple devise tea-infused gin

Fri 6th January 2017

The Teasmith Gin, a new gin distilled with hand-picked tea, has been launched by Aberdeenshire couple, Nick and Emma Smalley.

Pickering’s shows ‘Ginerosity’ of spirit

Wed 14th December 2016

Pickering’s Gin founders Marcus Pickering and Matt Gammell have launched Ginerosity, which they describe as the world’s first social enterprise gin. They plan to

Scots duo launch wild elderberry whisky elixir

Mon 5th December 2016

Rupert Waites and Thomas Chisholm, the duo behind Edinburgh pop-up dining experience, The Buck and Birch, have launched Aelder, a whisky elixir made from wild forage

GlenWyvis community distillery unveil ‘Edinburgh Collection’ of gins

Thu 1st December 2016

GlenWyvis, Scotland’s first community-owned distillery, has released a collection of four limited edition gins inspired by Edinburgh . The ‘Edinburgh Collect

Rock Rose Gin launches new Winter edition

Thu 1st December 2016

Dunnet Bay Distillery have unveiled the first Winter Edition of Rock Rose Gin which bottles Christmas literally as it uses the tips from Spruce trees – a commo

Brains behind Bramble launch SeaWolf Scottish rum

Wed 30th November 2016

Bramble bosses Mike Aikman and Jason Scott have teamed up with Gavin Ferguson, co-founder of Scottish independent wine merchants Vino Wines, to create Seawolf –

Arbikie release limited edition strawberry vodka

Tue 29th November 2016

Arbikie Highland Estate has launched a new limited edition strawberry vodka for the festive period, which packs a punch at 50% abv. In a departure from their potato

Old Tom from Citadelle Craft French Gin

Fri 25th November 2016

Citadelle has added Old Tom Gin to its ever-growing portfolio with this strictly limited edition expression which takes inspiration from 18th Century England where t