Caorunn dethrones Hendricks as the bestselling Scottish gin

Hendrick’s, the craft gin that launched a thousand craft gins when it launched nearly 20 years ago, has been unseated from its throne. It’s a monumental move. As of this month, Speyside’s Caorunn gin is the #1 bestselling super premium Scottish gin in shops and supermarkets in Scotland. The London dry style gin (pronounced ka-roon) […]

Reader Review: Caorunn distillery tour

One of our readers, Rebecca Moncrieff, got in touch to tell us about her tour of the Caorunn Distillery last week. Of course, we love a good distillery tour so we spoke to Rebecca to find out what she thought of her experience. What were your first impressions? We arrived at the distillery in glorious […]

Edinburgh: A gin odyssey

Alan Richardson makes the most of a child-free trip to Edinburgh, visits The Jolly Botanist and The Royal Dick, among others — and gets gloriously lost in gin. It’s a common sightseeing family tale — you pay the ticket price and, excitable youngsters in tow, end up speeding round the attraction en route to the gift shop/cafe and […]


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