You can't have escaped the fact that British gin is big at the moment.
Following years in the doldrums, saddled with an old fashioned image and struggling to keep up with demands of discerning drinkers, gin is now 'de rigeur'. The choice is bewildering with over 250 different gins to try, so where do you start?
The process for making gin is pretty simple, but the variety and combination of ingredients is almost endless and it's the clever use of these botanicals that give each maker their own distinct flavour.
The popularity of gin hasn't escaped some of our favourite beer producers and many have added 'distiller' to their list of artisan skills. We've chosen a small selection of those available to date and we'll adding to that list regularly.