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Finalists

The finalists in the 2017 Scottish Gin Awards have been announced with 31 producers and 51 gins progressing in the new national competition.

 

The awards cover both taste and business performance and were judged on the 1st June by a highly experienced judging panel consisting of some of Scotland’s foremost gin and distilling experts.

 

 

View the Judge’s Report here.

London Dry Gin of the Year

London Dry Gin of the Year

 

 

 

 

Caorunn Small Batch Scottish Gin

Eden Mill – Original Gin

Edinburgh Gin – Christmas Gin

Edinburgh Gin – Original Gin

Edinburgh Gin – Seaside Gin

Ginerosity

Isle of Harris Gin

LoneWolf Gin

Makar Glasgow Gin

McQueen Super Premium Dry Gin

NB Gin

Pickering’s Gin

Rock Rose Gin

Shetland Reel Ocean Sent Gin

Stirling Gin

Wild Island Botanic Gin

Verdant Dry Gin

 

Distilled Gin of the Year

Distilled Gin of the Year

 

 

 

 

 

Arbikie Kirsty’s Gin

Eden Mill – Love Gin

Edinburgh Gin – Valentine’s Gin

El-Gin

Gin Bothy Original

Heather Rose Gin

Hills & Harbour Gin

Kirkjuvagr Gin

Persie Zesty Citrus Gin

The Teasmith Gin

 

 

Navy Strength Gin of the Year

Navy Strength Gin of the Year

 

 

 

 

Avva Navy Strength Gin

Edinburgh Gin – Cannonball Gin

Navy Strength Rock Rose Gin

NB Gin Navy Strength

Oaked Highland Distillery Strength

Pickering’s Navy Strength Gin

Shetland Reel Up Helly Aa Gin: 2017 Edition

 

Cask Gin of the Year

Cask Gin of the Year

 

 

 

 

 

Arbikie Cask Aged Kirsty’s Gin

Eden Mill – Oak Gin

Firkin Gin

Makar Cask Aged Gin – Matured In Mulberry Wood

Makar Cask Aged Gin – Matured In Oak

Pickering’s Islay Cask Gin

 

 

Speciality Gin of the Year

Speciality Gin of the Year

 

 

 

 

Eden Mill – Hop Gin

Gin Bothy – Gunshot Infused Gin

Johnsmas

Makar Old Tom

McQueen Spiced Chocolate Orange Gin

Persie Sweet & Nutty Old Tom Gin

Rock Rose Spring Edition

 

Gin Liqueur of the Year

Gin Liqueur of the Year

 

 

 

 

Eden Mill – Strawberry & Black Pepper Liqueur

Edinburgh Gin – Elderflower Liqueur

Edinburgh Gin – Raspberry Liqueur

Edinburgh Gin – Plum & Vanilla Liqueur

Edinburgh Gin – Rhubarb & Ginger Liqueur

Gin Bothy – Raspberry Liqueur

Gin Bothy – Chilli Liqueur

Gin Bothy – Amaretto

Gordon Castle – Raspberry Gin

 

Gin of the Year

Gin of the Year

 

 

 

 

 

Winner to be announced on the evening of the award ceremony.

Scottish Distillery of the Year

Scottish Distillery of the Year

 

 

 

 

Arbikie

Caorunn Balmenach Distillery, Grantown on Spey

Dunnet Bay Distillers

Eden Mill

Edinburgh Gin

Glasgow Distillery

Isle of Harris Distillery

Summerhall Distillery

Growth Business of the Year

Growth Business of the Year

 

 

 

 

Dunnet Bay Distillers

Eden Mill

Shetland Distillery Company

Stirling Gin

 Excellence in Marketing

Excellence in Marketing

 

 

 

 

Eden Mill

Isle of Skye Distillers

Orkney Distilling Ltd.

Summerhall Distillery

The Teasmith Spirit Company

Excellence in Branding

Excellence in Branding

 

 

 

 

Eden Mill

House of Elrick

Isle of Harris Distillery

LoneWolf

Lussa Drinks Company

Spirits for Good, Ginerosity

The Teasmith Spirit Company

Colonsay Beverages, Wild Island Gin

Innovation of the Year

Innovation of the Year

 

 

 

 

Crafty Distillery

Esker Spirits

Gin Bothy

Spirits for Good

Summerhall Distillery

Scottish Gin Bar of the Year

Scottish Gin Bar of the Year

 

 

 

56 North

Gin 71

Heads & Tales

One Square

Scottish Gin Event of the Year

Scottish Gin Event of the Year

 

Juniper Gin Festivals

Stirling Gin Festival

Scottish Gin Destination of the Year

Scottish Gin Destination of the Year

 

 

 

 

Dunnet Bay Distillers, John O Groats (Rock Rose)

Eden Mill, Guardbridge, Fife

Edinburgh Gin, Edinburgh

Caorunn Balmenach Distillery, Grantown on Spey

Shetland Distillery Company, Unst, Shetland (Shetland Reel)