Tag: aromatic gin


Thomas Dakin was at the forefront of distilling ‘high quality gin’ way back in the 1760s when he started a distilling company in Warrington – that later became Greenalls. This was a rich period in the history of gin, as London emerged,… Read More

Gin Review: Fifty Eight (58) Gin

Around this time last year the London Gin Club was visited by a lovely chap called Mark Marmont who told us all about an artisan gin he was creating. He asked us what we thought of a possible lable design he was… Read More

Gin review : Twisted Nose

A few months ago one of our lovely guests popped by and told us their friends in Winchester were making a brand new gin with watercress. Watercress I thought, how unexpected! Now we have said gin, Twisted Nose, in the bar and… Read More

Gin Review: Half Hitch gin

A chance meeting between myself and The Rare Tea Company brought the LGC together with Mark from Half Hitch Gin. Half Hitch is made in Camden Lock which was the home of Gilbey’s Gin Distillery from the 1860s untill 1963. This wonderfully… Read More

Gin Review Cambridge Distillery Japenese Gin – 42% abv

We were very excited to discover and obtain a bottle or two of Cambridge Distillery Japanese gin. Japanese and gin are not two words we would normally put together so it was with some interest that we embarked on our tasting. On… Read More