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 […]

Jo James declares gin business a possible conflict of interest

A Taranaki District Health Board candidate who is setting up a gin distillery says she’s aware of the possible conflict of interest. But Jo James says not all conversations about alcohol and health have to be negative. James and her husband David are establishing New Plymouth’s very own gin distillery, Begin Distilling, and hope to […]