Scottish gin producer, Pickering’s Gin, is exporting its popular gin-filled baubles to the USA for the first time after securing a seven-figure funding package from HSBC UK. The funding has enabled Pickering’s to make increased numbers...
An Aberdeen-based start-up gin company founded by three UK bartenders, including 10 Dollar Shake’s Adrian Gomes, has secured a new European-wide distribution deal. Single Estate Spirits Ltd., which produces Jindea Single Estate Tea Gin, has signed...
Andrew Clark Hutchison
A proposal for a new craft gin company and distillery in Kirkcudbright has won the inaugural Guy & Co-creation Award. The idea for the Dark Art Gin company was submitted to the competition by Andrew Clark...
The upcoming £10 million Port of Leith Distillery launches its first drinks this week with a new gin and sherry, celebrating the maritime and distilling heritage of Edinburgh’s historic Port of Leith district. Named after Edinburgh’s...
Artists’ impression of the proposed Edinburgh Gin Distillery at East Market Street, New Waverley)
Edinburgh Gin is to invest in a new multi-million-pound distillery in Edinburgh city centre. The development includes the acquisition of large-scale premises on East Market Street, in the heart of the city’s historic ‘Old Town’. The new...
David Gates
BrewDog has appointed David Gates as Managing Director of BrewDog Distilling who brings 27 years of experience in the industry to the burgeoning team. The appointment comes as BrewDog’s distilling arm, LoneWolf, revealed its plans to...
Arbikie, Scotland’s ‘Field-to-Bottle’ Distiller has just celebrated its fourth birthday by agreeing distribution deals in Belgium, Denmark, Italy and Germany. Having started to export in late 2017, their family of premium spirits are now available...
Lidl is launching their second Scottish Gin Festival in time for the festive season, following a hugely popular initial spring promotion, which sold at a rate of over 130 bottles per hour in the first...
Lidl UK has launched its own brand of premium Scottish gin, taking inspiration from Scotland’s national animal – the unicorn. Aquine has been created and distilled using pure Scottish water, representing the legendary myth that the unicorn’s...
Dunnet Bay Distillers is the story of a couple who long dreamed of starting their own business and combined their passions with a desire to get back to their roots to open their own distillery....