Introducing a new feature here for this month: There’s so much happening in gin outside of what gets written about here. All throughout April, I’ve been collecting some of the biggest stories of the month, as well as reviews across mine and other sites and anything else interesting that’s happened in gin.Awards from the Field
Liberator Gin wins “best of class” and “best in show” at American Distilling Institute’s 7th annual judging.
Aldi’s Gin wins silver medal at International Spirits Challenge 2013, beating some rather big names.
Master of Malt’s Bathtub Gin wins two gold medals at 2013 International Spirits Awards.
Beefeater Launches Burrough’s Reserve, a gently aged gin. Coming worldwide by the end of 2013.
New Columbia Distillers are launching a summery take off their flagship Green Hat gin.
The London Distillery releases Dodd’s Gin.
Good news for all those wanting to smell like gin, a kickstarter has successfully funded a line of fragrances which includes gin among other non-traditional scents.
The Telegraph chronicles how gin has infiltrated British culture with 10 of the most well known examples.