GinZealand Gin & Tonic Tasting – Brew On Quay

These are the Gins we tasted at the Gin Zealand – Gin & Tonic Tasting at Brew On Quay.You can buy these now 1919 DistillingCitadelle Gin – free Gin glassCitadelle ReserveCitadelle No Mistake Old TomCitadelle Wild BlossomBlush GinHidden World Cucumber GinHidden World Forest GinEast Imperial Burma TonicEast Imperial Yuzu TonicCHRISTMAS GIFT IDEASThe Gin GlassG&T Pack – Six […]

New distillery ready to produce gin – Lammermoor Distillery

Far in the depths of Central Otago, down a long winding gravel road beyond the Maniototo and sitting in the heart of the Paerau Valley lies Lammermoor Station – and a new distillery, ready to produce the finest whisky and gin. Mr Elliot’s wish was simple: “To produce good single malt whisky, a little bit […]

Gin is in: NZ’s first gin festival comes to Christchurch to meet gin trend

Already sold out, New Zealand’s first gin festival, coming to Christchurch this month, has cemented the trend that gin is back in. The inaugural GinDulgence Festival will be held in Christchurch this month, showcasing local and international craft gins for 800 gin enthusiasts. The first 600 tickets for the event sold out within four weeks, and an […]

GINdulgence – New Zealand’s Gin Festival

Welcome to GINdugence, New Zealand’s first Gin Festival! The festival features a line-up of New Zealand’s leading gin producers along with international craft gins, gin tastings, complemented beautifully by the festival official tonic Strangelove, live gin discussions, a range of Christchurch’s favourite food vendors and live music throughout the day. Come and enjoy the atmosphere and […]

NZ Gin Month 2018

We are called Gin Zealand. We love NZ Gin. As part of promoting NZ Gin we have decided that February in New Zealand is the best month to drink NZ Gin. Therefore we are going to spend the whole month promoting NZ Gin. #NZGinMonth The main focus will be posting a different NZ Gin on […]

10 Must Try New Zealand Gins for 2018

You’ve probably heard Gin is the next new thing. People are comparing it to Craft Beer. It’s massive in London and exploding across the UK. Right next door we have Melbourne which has its own Gin Festival – Junipalooza. So what about New Zealand? Did you know that there are currently 68 different Gins produced […]

Reefton Distilling Co. Crowdfunding With Snowball Effect

The following is from the Snowball Effect Crowdfunding Offer. Our gin will use our neutral spirit infused with botanicals and aromatics featuring both traditional gin flavours (juniper, citrus, orris root, liquorice root) and local botanicals (horopito, manuka, kanuka, kawakawa, lemonwood, ti kouka root, watercress, and harakeke flower) to produce a genuinely unique product reflecting the […]

Craft gin distillery another business for Hastings hospitality hub

Big plans are afoot for the opening of a craft gin distillery in the heart of Hastings CBD – thought to be the first of its kind in the region. By spring wine industry veterans Kate Galloway and David Ramonteu hope to open Hastings Distillers on a corner site in the city’s growing hub of […]