Gin is “more typically Yorkshire than whippets and flat caps”

A Yorkshire gin company claims that gin is now more typically Yorkshire than whippets and flat caps. York Gin – one of the nearly 100 gin distilleries in the county – made the claim after winning a prestigious gold medal at an international spirits competition.

Gold Outstanding for York Gin Old Tom - great timing for Yorkshire Day

Yorkshire gins the only English winners in major international competition - perfect timing for Yorkshire Day

York Gin Old Tom wins Gold with help from a Michelin Star

The York gin company and a Michelin-starred North Yorkshire restaurant have joined forces to win a top international award. York Gin and Andrew Pern’s The Star Inn, Harome collaborated on an Old Tom gin and, within a month, York Gin Old Tom has just been awarded a gold medal at the Spirits Business Gin Masters 2019 Competition.

York Gin Old Tom with help from the Star Inn, Harome & cats

We worked with the Star Inn, Harome to create our York Gin Old Tom that is true to the gin's historical style. And there are cats. Launch: Junipalooza, London, World Gin Day (8th June 2019)

York Gin & York Theatre Royal create a spookily inspired gin

Our limited edition York Gin Grey Lady celebrates the 275th anniversary of the York Theatre Royal. The Grey Lady is a ghost said to haunt the dress circle, stage left of the theatre. Our classic London Dry gin is distilled with Earl Grey Tea & infused with blue pea-flower, creating a delicate grey hue.

York Gin wins major international awards

York Gin’s newest gin has just won a Double Gold medal at one of the world’s most prestigious spirits competitions - less than a month after it launched. York Gin Outlaw was one of the stars of the famous San Francisco World Spirits Competition. York Gin original London Dry took a silver medal and York Gin Roman Fruit won a Bronze Medal.

York Gin Bloody History Tour

New gin drinking tour & super strength gin launch on York Gin's 1st birthday York Gin launches a terrifying new walking and gin drinking tour and a new super strength gin to celebrate its first birthday. The Bloody York Gin Tour and the 57% ‘Outlaw’ gin launch on 1 March - York Gin Day, a year to the day since the company sold its first bottle of gin.

York Gin starts 2019 with new award

The York Gin Company has opened 2019 with a new award to add to 2018’s haul. York Gin Cocoa has won a bronze in the World Gin Awards’ Contemporary Gin category.

York Gin wins gold in national drinks award

York Gin has gone one better than its silver medal in the Gin Masters - and won a gold medal at the People’s Drinks Awards 2018. The company has won top place for its increasingly famous cat and castle branding. The York company - which only started trading in March this year - beat strong competition to come top in The People’s Drinks Awards - Gin 2018.

A gin firm with a taste for York's heritage

Yorkshire Post profile - including how York Gin Roman Fruit sparked an academic debate.

York Gin Roman Fruit arrives in style...

We’ve plundered Ancient Roman Britain to bring history to life with our very first fruit infused gin - a juniper-led dry gin infused with flora and fauna associated with Ancient Rome.

York Gin Cocoa Launch

On Yorkshire day, August 1 York Gin launch of York Gin Cocoa with York Cocoa Works, using single-source cocoa beans to create a unique gin.

York Gin Wins Silver in Gin Masters 2018

Award-winning York Gin ‬ ‪Only 4 months after launching, York Gin has won a Silver Medal in the prestigious international Gin Masters 2018. ‬ We're quite pleased! ‪Run by The Spirits Business - the world’s leading spirits magazine - the Masters attract entries from around the world. ‬

York Gin supports Cats Protection York Charity

York Gin adopts Cats Protection York as one of its charities to help the city's cats find forever homes.

Viking inspired gin - with JORVIK Viking Centre

With the JORVIK Viking Centre - we've been working to celebrate the Viking history and botanicals of York with the launch of Viking inspired new gift gin sets exclusive to JORVIK Viking Centre. Plus a brand new Viking Cocktail with York Gin thanks to the fabulous Evil Eye, York. There are Viking beards, Viking Ships, Viking botanicals and gin. Only in York...

York Gin in the press

York gin in the news from York Mix, Minster FM and York Press, Yorkshire Living, Yorkshire Life. York Gin history, launch and success and collaborations in the press.

York Gin goes nationwide

York Gin gets out of the city and is on the tasting menu at the London Gin Club, and is also Gin of the Month at the Juniper Club.

Gin Craze hits ancient City of York

What a start! If the experience of York Gin is anything to go by, the Gin Craze that’s been gripping the country in recent times is still - well - crazy in this ancient city.

York Gin tastings at Fenwick and the Evil Eye

Tastings at Fenwick and the Evil Eye York - working with York businesses