Awards from the Field
The Artisan Distillers Taste Challenge Annonced their award winners:
Roundhouse Gin took a Gold Medal; Bend Distilling won a silver for their American gin. Roundhouse took a bronze for their Imperial Barrel Aged Gin.
A couple Twitter accounts have broken with news of the 2013 Gin Masters: Langley’s No. 8 took a Master; Blackdown Spirits’ Sussex Dry Gin won a gold.
McMenamins Edgefield Distillery announced the release of Corenelius Pass Roadhouse Distillery’s Gables Gin.
Keeping an Eye Out For:Who Else Was Talking about Gin This Week?
Canadian Gin-makers remain unfazed by the fungus, boldly facing their own set of challenges.
Did you know, Alan Turing though about using GIN in the world’s first computer memory unit? [wow..]
The St. George line of gins reviewed [Siciliano’s Market]
Caorunn Gin [Institute for Alcoholic Experimentation]
“Apparently, Turing “advocate[d] the use of gin, which, he said, contained alcohol and water in just the right proportions to give a zero temperature coefficient of propagation velocity at room temperature”.