Awards from the Field
The Seattle Gin Society has put out the winners list from their 2013 Ginvitational
Best Northwest Gin: Big Gin from Captive Spirits
Best Washington Gin: Halcyon Gin from Blue Water Distilling
Plymouth Gin won best gin of the year
Aaron’s side note. I feel like we’re on the same wave length. Average score those three gins on this site are 4.83, including two of our handful of five star winners.
Beefeater’s Burrough’s reserve officially launched in London last night. The race is on to the first gin writer from the UK to review the gin!
Herno Distillery launched their Black Currant Gin [it’s already sold out].
Mason’s Dry Yorkshire Gin has launched over in the UK. For a limited time, 5£ off to celebrate the launch.
Two Birds Spirits launched their flagship gin last weekend for World Gin Day.
Though just reviewed here, Nolet is relaunching their top of the line $700 gin with some new twists.
Keeping an Eye Out For:
Wheat State Distilling in Wichita Kansas will be opening this summer. Among their planned spirits: gin.
Herno continues to release new gins.