The Lakes Gin, created by The Lakes Distillery, has been recognised with the Gold Award at the World Gin Awards 2019. It was the only classic gin in the UK category to be awarded the Gold Award.
The Lakes Gin, which is listed with major retailers across the UK and in all UK World Duty-Free stores in UK airports, was presented with the Gold Medal in the UK Produced, Classic Gin category at the award ceremony held in The Caledonian Club in London.
The award-winning classic gin has vibrant notes of juniper, orange peel and lemon citrus.
All of the botanicals are steeped overnight in the finest English wheat spirit, along with pure Cumbrian water, which is sourced from the River Derwent.
The World Gin Awards are the global awards which select the very best gins in all of the different internationally recognised styles of gin. The World Gin Awards select, reward and promote the world’s best gins around the globe.
Nigel Mills CBE, the Chief Executive Officer of The Lakes Distillery said:
“This is a fantastic achievement and I am incredibly proud that The Lakes Gin has received this coveted industry recognition.
“The Lakes Gin, has gained recognition for being of a high standard and quality and this award is testament to that and to our Cumbrian provenance. Our portfolio competes with some of the biggest brands in the market and in a short period of time we have built a brand that is gaining international recognition.
“The Lakes Distillery goes from strength to strength and I am confident that 2019 will be another landmark year in our story.”