May 16, 2022 / Gins
May 12, 2022 / Gins
Exploring Great Barrier Island
When Andi Ross, Master Distiller behind Island Gin describes Great Barrier Island as being like a “lost world”, she means it in the best way possible. With unrivalled sights to explore and a sizeable distance from mainland New Zealand, it really is like stepping into a dreamscape.
May 3, 2022 / Gins
10 must-try NZ Gins
From seaside city of Taranaki to the ski fields of Cardrona, New Zealand is home to many a craft distillery producing spirits of the highest calibre. We round up 10 noteworthy gins.
November 17, 2021 / Events
Hobart GIN Festival – GIN-UARY
Do you love gin? Do you love Tasmania? Then get down to this year’s Gin-uary festival 8-9 January 2022, in Hobart. Sample gins from over 25 distillers, meet the makers, snack on some delicious local produce and enjoy the Gin-uary bar slinging cocktails and G&Ts.
August 20, 2021 / Tips & tricks
Gin Society’s Lockdown Survival Kit
Tough times call for tough measures. Gin Society’s lockdown survival jerry cans have been designed to satisfy our members needs in these uncertain times. Built by hand and bespoke to each customers individual requirements. They contain all the essentials for the adventurous ginthusiasts.
June 2, 2021 / Gins
Jenever – Schiedam’s signature spirit
So, just what is jenever? Let's take a look at the differences between gin and jenever and where you can sample the spirit of Schiedam - the home of jenever with some iconic brands.
May 27, 2021 / Gins
Pink Pepper Gin – The Great Experiment
Turning away from traditional gin botanicals, distiller Miko Abouaf tells us about how his adventures with honey, vanilla and tonka led to the creation of Pink Pepper Gin.
April 13, 2021 / Gins
New gin releases from Joadja Distillery
Dropped in to Joadja Distillery last week to taste their two new releases, Highland Dry Gin and Barrel Aged Gin. I wasn't disappointed. Definitely worth the visit!
March 14, 2021 / Gins
Premium Irish Craft Gins
When you think of Irish drinks, Guinness, whiskey and Irish coffee come to mind but maybe not gin. However in recent years Ireland has produced some exceptional distillers who are creating top quality craft gins. In celebration of St Patrick’s Day this week, we thought we’d highlight a few premium Irish craft gins placing the Emerald Isle well and truly on the gin map.