5 Best Summer Gins

by Distillers Direct

With so many gins on the market it can be hard to choose! We’ve tasted many gins (hard work…honest) and put together the 5 best gins for Summer 2017!



Made in Chicago by the first distillery there since prohibition with a unique blend of woodland spices. Juniper and wildflowers envelop the nose, while the taste is dry, yet vibrant - clean and nuanced by emerald grasses, golden citrus, and white pepper with a round, floral body. Crisp enough to enjoy straight and of course excellent in cocktails both classic and contemporary.

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The brainchild of a bartender, Gerry Calabrese. Intending to open up a whole new world of drinking and cocktail possibilities. The classic juniper character has added coconut and grapefruit!

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The Queen Victoria rhubarb has gone from Queen Victoria’s Buckingham Palace garden, in the 1800's, to being grown on Crown Estate property in the 2000's. The farm where it is now grown is a Crown Estate previously owned by the current grower, who farms it to this day.

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Rock Rose Hand Crafted Gin from Dunnet Bay Distillery in Northern Scotland. Its wonderful flavour is derived from each of the local and traditional botanicals, each chosen for their mix of flavours creating the perfect taste.

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The humble mulberry tree has been a familiar sight in the British countryside for centuries. In this bottle delicate Mulberries combine with notes of raspberry and currant to create a sweet and subtle medley.

It's the perfect complement to Boodles British Gin's unique botanicals of rosemary, nutmeg and sage, creating the proper balance and complexity of flavour. Boodles Mulberry is a fresh interpretation of a British classic.

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