Gorilla Spirits Gin School: The Gin Den Rating – Outstanding

The ethically driven Gorilla Spirits distillery in Upton Grey was the location for a fantastic afternoon a few weeks ago where I was lucky enough to be a ‘pupil’ at their gin school. More on that shortly, but first a little bit about Gorilla Spirits and their ethos. Founded in 2015 by Andy Daniels whoContinue reading “Gorilla Spirits Gin School: The Gin Den Rating – Outstanding”

The long overdue kickstarter for the blog…for a reason bigger than the love of Gin

As The Gin Den grows, juggling a more than fulltime job with family life and the love of Gin is for all of us a challenge…sadly the blog takes a back seat in favour of the simplicity and speed of a quick post / review on Instagram and a click to share on Facebook. AllContinue reading “The long overdue kickstarter for the blog…for a reason bigger than the love of Gin”

A rare trip to a quiet place..

A rare trip to The Members Room of The Scotch Malt Whisky Society on Queens Street in Edinburgh, with stunning views over north Edinburgh and the Forth Estuary. The service, food, whisky or Gin here is always fantastic, it’s a quiet bolthole most weekdays in the City Centre of Edinburgh..watch this space in 2019 asContinue reading “A rare trip to a quiet place..”

Giving Something Back..

A Gin at The Gin Den that’s giving something back which we love and it’s one well worth buying.Nestled beneath the sprawling mass of Ben Wyvis mountain in the Scottish Highlands, GlenWyvis Distillery was established in 2015. The idea was to unite the community of Dingwall through the creation of a distillery owned in-part byContinue reading “Giving Something Back..”

Welcoming Forest Gin to The Gin Den

Welcome to The Gin Den..Forest Gin.. The only Gin to have ever been awarded two separate Double-Gold Medals at the San Francisco World Spirit Awards with a greaabout the Gin and the Bottle.. http://www.forrestgin.com Forest Gin produce exceptional spirits which are distilled in small batches at their distillery in the glorious Macclesfield Forest. They areContinue reading “Welcoming Forest Gin to The Gin Den”