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Limited Edition Searcys London Dry Gin

Britain’s oldest catering company, Searcys’ roots can be traced back to the vision of the Victorian entrepreneur, (and the Duke of Northumberland’s confectioner), John Searcy. He honed his skill catering at lavish parties for royal and high society and word of his talent spread quickly. Continuing his discerning legacy, in…

A Fitting Gold Medal for the New King’s Guards Gin from Hawkridge Distillers

One of the country’s most decorated craft distilleries, Hawkridge Distillers based in West Berkshire, has received a fitting gold medal at the London Spirits Competition 2023 for its new ‘Guards’ London Dry Gin. Managing Director of Hawkridge Distillers, Phil Howarth said “It has been a true labour of love bringing…

Hawkridge Distillers Tees Up Award-Winning London Dry Gin for The Belfry

One of the world’s most iconic golf resorts and 4-time host of The Ryder Cup, The Belfry Hotel and Resort in Sutton Coldfield has teamed up with Berkshire-based Hawkridge Distillers to create a distinctive and delicious new London Dry Gin. The name of the gin, “1960” represents the year The…

Hawkridge Distillers Wins Two Prestigious Gin Awards for 2022

Hawkridge Distillers is thrilled to announce two new gin awards for 2022 from The Gin Masters competition in the London Dry category: The Gold Medal awarded for our Hawkridge Victorian Botanical Blend London Dry Gin The Silver Medal awarded for our Hawkridge Distillers Blowing Stone London Dry Gin Chaired by…

Hawkridge is Think Gin’s April Featured Gin

This month we are delighted to be working with the team at Think Gin. Our collaboration features our flagship Hawkridge Victorian Botanical Blend London Dry Gin.  Still celebrating our newly won IWSC silver award, we are very much looking forward to the feedback from Think Gin members. To find out…

Discover Hawkridge London Dry Victorian Aphrodisiac Blend, Craft Gin Club’s February 2022 Gin of the Month!

We were thrilled to be invited to create a special edition craft gin exclusively for Craft Gin Club members.  Launched in the February 2022 Craft Gin Club ‘Gin of the Month’ box, our new Hawkridge London Dry Victorian Aphrodisiac Blend is a beautiful Victorian-era-inspired gin like no other, distilled at…

Poetry in Motion!

Our team here at Hawkridge is bursting with excitement at the sight of our long awaited Hawkridge London Dry (Victorian Botanical Blend) gin coming off the production line.   We have been developing this masterpiece for over 3 years and we feel we have created the most beautiful gin on the…

The Woodspeen’s “25 Yards” London Dry Gin takes the Silver Award at the International Wine and Spirits Competition 2021!

We knew we had made an absolutely delicious London Dry gin but it’s always nice to have an establishment like the IWSC agree! Here at Hawkridge Distillers we are thrilled that “25 Yards” which we created for the Michelin Star restaurant, The Woodspeen, has taken such a prestigious prize in…

How to make a Basil Smash Cocktail

A “Basil Smash” is easy to make and a favourite here at the distillery. It also works beautifully with our “Maggie London Dry.”

Winners of Best English London Dry

The team here at Hawkridge are thrilled that The Blowing Stone London Dry has been crowned…