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​York Gin launches sustainable new bottles

​York Gin launches sustainable new bottles

York Gin has launched a brand new range of bottles today - and the historical rebrand massively cuts their carbon footprint.The company’s new bespoke Yorkshire-made bottles are 42% lighter than the originals, and travel 20 miles rather than 600 from the previous manufacturer in France. This cuts the carbon cost of transport by 95%.The bottles - made by Leeds-based, sustainable bottle manufacturer Allied Glass - are 100% plastic free, with paper tamper seals and wood and cork stoppers.The miniatu …
27th May 2021 York Gin
​First Bus York offers new group tickets with free York Gin & Tonic cans

​First Bus York offers new group tickets with free York Gin & Tonic cans

First Bus York is offering a new group ticket and free cans of York Gin & Tonic to welcome people back into the city centre.The First Taste of Freedom ticket costs just £5 for up to five people to travel together on a Friday, Saturday or Sunday (and Bank Holidays) using the First Bus app. A single ticket normally costs £2.As an extra bonus, two of York Gin’s newly-launched range of canned G&Ts can be enjoyed with every First Taste of Freedom ticket. The campaign starts on Friday 21 May.T …
20th May 2021 York Gin
What mixes well with gin? Is there a perfect gin mixer

What mixes well with gin? Is there a perfect gin mixer

The first rule of drinking good gin is to use a good mixer. You can easily ruin an excellent gin by adding a sub-par mixer.Tonic: The classic mixerThe classic mixer for gin is tonic - a drink developed by the administrators of the British Empire who drank tonic water for its anti-malarial quinine but who found it a little bitter. They added gin and - hey presto - one of the most famous and enduring cocktails in history was born.So tonic is the go-to mixer. If you’re drinking a premium gin like Y …
20th May 2021 York Gin
York Gin wins Best English Gin Distillery title and gold medal in New York

York Gin wins Best English Gin Distillery title and gold medal in New York

York Gin has been named ‘England Gin Distillery of the Year’ at the New York International Spirits Competition 2021.York Gin Chocolate & Orange also won a gold medal - its first since it was launched just before Christmas.The competition received over 1,400 entries from 39 countries. It is respected around the world because all its judges work in the spirits trade full time so they have a clear understanding of what customers want.'Carrying the flag for Yorkshire'Our Master Distiller Ha …
19th May 2021 York Gin
World Gin Day 2021: when is it and what happens

World Gin Day 2021: when is it and what happens

World Gin Day is a global celebration of gin, held on the second Saturday of June since the first event in 2009.Events around the world celebrate gin - in a G&T, in cocktails or neat.We're running a competition this year. You can win a York Gin & Tonic hamper with runners-up prizes of cans of four of our new G&T cans. Find out moreWorld Gin Day events happen in over 30 countries - with the details of events available on its websiteThis year, World Gin Day is on Saturday 12 June - which happ …
1st May 2021 York Gin

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