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, reward and promote the world’s best gins to consumers and trade across the globe.
The third major award for FIRKIN in the last two years; winning a silver medal in the Scottish Gin Awards 2017 and ‘Best in Category’ at the World Gin Awards in the same year; FIRKIN Gin shared the first placing with That Boutique-y Gin Company, making 2018 look equally as bright.
The judging process took place at The Caledonian Club in London, where judges making up the panel included leading drinks journalists, specialist drinks retailers and industry experts, who follow a three-step tasting process.
The official awards ceremony shall take place on the 15th February, when those companies recognized shall be invited to celebratory dinner.
Commenting on the awards, Derek Mair of FIRKIN Gin said: “I am incredibly proud of our achievement and to be awarded with a Gold at the World Gin Awards is a fabulous boost and a great honour.”
FIRKIN Gin launched onto the gin market in 2014 and has since released three additional expressions with promises of more exciting gins to come.