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York Gin kicks off national small business campaign

York Gin kicks off national small business campaign

York Gin has been chosen to help kick off a national campaign to celebrate the role small businesses play in the economy.The Small Business Saturday UK 2021 campaign launched on 27 August with a 100-day countdown to 4 December the official Small Business Saturday.York Gin is one of just 100 impressive small businesses from across the UK to mark the official countdown to this year’s Small Business Saturday UK.York Gin was selected to be part of the campaign’s prestigious Small Biz 100 line-up, wh …
27th Aug 2021 York Gin
York Gin sponsor Fashion Lawn at York Races Ebor Festival

York Gin sponsor Fashion Lawn at York Races Ebor Festival

Stylish racegoers at the Welcome to Yorkshire Ebor Festival are in with the chance of winning bottles of York Gin, made only three miles from York Racecourse.York Gin are sponsoring all four days of the festival’s Fashion Lawn – with beautiful gin hampers containing large bottles and other York Gin goodies on offer for the smartest racegoers.Visitors to the racecourse’s main restaurants can already enjoy a York Gin and tonic, in addition to sampling it in the Edwardian Weighing Room – the l …
15th Aug 2021 York Gin
Veni, Vidi, Bibi - I came, I saw, I drank: The motto for York Gin Roman Fruit

Veni, Vidi, Bibi - I came, I saw, I drank: The motto for York Gin Roman Fruit

York was founded by the Romans in AD71. Over 2,000 years later, we created a gin to celebrate this fact. And we gave it a Latin motto - 'Veni, Vidi, Bibi' (I came, I saw, I drank).It’s a drinker’s twist on Julius Caesar’s slightly more famous boast, ‘Veni, Vidi, Vici’ (‘I came, I saw, I conquered’).The history of York Gin Roman Fruit.We plundered Ancient Roman Britain to bring history to life with our very first fruit infused gin - a juniper-led dry gin infused with fruits and flora associated w …
6th Aug 2021 York Gin
York Gin geeks hit top marks in spirits exam

York Gin geeks hit top marks in spirits exam

York Gin’s distillery team have scored top marks in their summer spirits exams. Five of the team got Merits and five were awarded the highest Distinction award in the Wine & Spirit Education Trust (WSET) Level 2 exam.The team attended a three-day course with York-based Wine School of Excellence.The exam at the end of the course consisted of 50 questions about how spirits are made and marketed as well as their taste. It also demanded knowledge about cocktails and the hospitality industry.A …
24th Jul 2021 York Gin
Why is gin so popular?

Why is gin so popular?

We can think of three main reasons for gin’s popularity - taste, versatility and the sheer variety of gins.TasteGin is a really fabulous drink that reaches the parts other white spirits just cannot reach.The juniper that defines gin has a complex flavour profile - dry, herby with a delicate freshness. Once other botanicals like lemon peel, coriander and pepper are added, you have a delightful drink that dances on your tongue.Once you've become a gin lover, there really is no going back!Versatili …
14th Jul 2021 York Gin

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