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Cocktail: Fragola Cooler

The Fragola Cooler is the second cocktail from our new series with Oblo Bar & Bistro. The cocktail uses Port-aged FIRKIN Gin and is perfect for the summer, with key ingredients including strawberries and prosecco. Ingredients: FIRKIN Port, Prosecco, Sweet Vermouth, Gomme, Lime Juice, Strawberries, Mint Leaves Recipe: Slice some Strawberries and place into a […]

Four Scottish Gin Award nominations for FIRKIN Gin

FIRKIN Gin has received four nominations for the 2018 Scottish Gin Awards. Original FIRKIN Gin, which received a Silver Medal at last year’s Awards, has once again been nominated in the Cask Gin of the Year category. The gin, which was first launched in 2015, is aged in American Oak ex-whisky barrels to produce a […]

Cocktail: Foxy Blonde

The first in our new cocktail series with Oblò Bar & Bistro, Foxy Blonde, is a cocktail which combines the smoky flavour from the Islay barrels with the sweetness of Peach Schnapps to create a truly unique flavour. Ingredients: FIRKIN Islay, Peach Schnapps, Mango Juice, Pineapple Juice, Lime Juice, Angostura, Orange and Cinnamon. Recipe: Mix […]

Oblò Bar collaboration

Firkin Gin recently collaborated with Oblò Bar & Bistro to create an exciting new range of FIRKIN cocktails. Award-winning Oblò Bar & Bistro, located on the harbour front in the coastal town of Eyemouth, specialises in everything from Italian coffee to creatively crafted cocktails. Anna Mendyk, Bar Manager at Oblò, has worked with her team […]

New FIRKIN Rosie

We’re getting prepared for summer at FIRKIN HQ with our brand-new FIRKIN Rosie! FIRKIN Rosie small batch gin is a triple distilled spirit with a modern twist on a classic gin.  It is made using 100% grain spirit, which is combined with Strawberry, Rose Petals and Sweet Almond before being blended with a selection of botanicals. The […]

Success at London Spirits Competition

Gleann Mor Spirits Company enjoyed triple success at the recent 2018 London Spirits Competition. The inaugural competition, which was organised by US company Beverage Trade Network, focuses on the quality, value for money and packaging & design of spirits. Sid Patel, CEO of Beverage Trade Network, explained what makes the London Spirits Competition unique: “At […]

‘Tis (almost) the season to be jolly!

Just a few weeks after the launch of our Old Tom Gin, we are proud to introduce the first variant: FIRKIN Yuletide Old Tom. It may only be April but this seasonal cask-aged stormer is packed with an entire gingerbread house and we think it’s too good to not to share. The spirit is produced […]

Introducing FIRKIN Old Tom Gin

Firkin Old Tom Gin is FIRKIN’s second new product in 2018, following on from the 1000-day aged FIRKIN. The gin is an authentic yet modern interpretation on a classic that offers the growing army of gin enthusiasts a different flavour profile in cocktails and mixed drinks. Old Tom Gin is a style originally made popular […]

FIRKIN Gin Wins Gold In World Gin Awards

FIRKIN Gin has been recognized with a GOLD placing in the ‘Matured Gin’ UK category at the World Gin Awards The World Gin Awards are the global awards selecting the very best in all internationally recognized styles of gin. Presented by TheDrinksReport.com, the world’s no.1 online resource for drinks professionals, the World Gin Awards select, […]

FIRKIN Gin confirmed as GOLD Sponsor for Highland Military Tattoo 2017

We are happy to announce that FIRKIN Gin will be an official sponsor of the Highland Military Tattoo 2017. Established in 2015, FIRKIN Gin, part of the larger Gleann Mór Spirits Company, creates unique gins which are matured in whisky casks. It is with our strong links to Scotland and the Scottish Highlands that the decision […]