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Brilliantly British: The distilleries lifting the nation’s spirits

This incredible growth is largely down to what has become known as the “ginaissance”; in the past 12 months alone,…

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This incredible growth is largely down to what has become known as the “ginaissance”; in the past 12 months alone, the equivalent of 86 million bottles of gin worth some £2.1billion were sold in Britain. Add to this the £590million worth of UK gin exports and the British gin category is now worth £2.7billion. Although it has to be predominantly juniperbased, gin is a versatile spirit that can be infused with a vast range of botanicals to create different tastes. That versatility has sparked the massive growth in new distilleries over recent years.

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