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Gin’s The Thing – on the trail of London gin

beefeater

Beefeater London Gin; made in Kennington, where you can visit the distillery.

berry-brothers-and-rudd-gin

Berry Brothers and Rudd Number 3 London Gin; the proprietary gin of the famous St James’ Wine Masters.

bloom

Bloom Gin; by female master distiller, Joanne Moore, and containing chamomile and honeysuckle.

city-of-london-dry-gin

City of London Gin; distilled on Bride Lane, where the micro-distillery also houses a hidden treasure of a bar; the Cold Bar.

dodds

Dodd’s Gin; distilled in Battersea using only organic botanicals including London honey.

east-london-liquour-company

East London Liquor Company Gin; distilled in Bow and age din French oak barrels.

half-hitch

Half Hitch Gin; distilled in Camden Lock with Malawian single estate black tea & Calabrian bergamot.

jensens

Jensen’s Gin; distilled in Bermondsey and created using forgotten recipes from London’s lost distilleries.

little-bird

Little Bird Gin; distilled in Peckham Rye using 10 botanicals including pink grapefruit, sweet orange peel and ginger.

martin-millers-gin

Martin Miller’s Gin; distilled twice using imported Icelandic water.

portobello-road-gin

Portobello Road Gin; distilled in Portobello Road using 9 botanicals including liquorice.

sacred

Sacred Gin; distilled in Highgate in a residential house.

sipsmith

Sipsmith Gin; made in Chiswick where you can visit the distillery.

the-london-no-1-gin

The London Number One Gin; distilled in London in Pot Stills, traditionally the only method for small batch production.

For interesting spirits visit our local independent stores including; Franklins Farm Shop, The General Store and Boss Man Wines.

Lawrence Roullier White writes local shopping guides for all issues of SE Magazines.
www.roullierwhite.com  @RoullierWhite

This feature first appeared in the September 2016 issues of SE21, SE22 and SE23 magazine.