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Friday 03 December 2021

Spirits

Good George pushes gin as Australian “launchpad” 8th November 2021 /

Good George pushes gin as Australian “launchpad”

The company built its reputation on beer and cider but a move into spirits has enabled its first foray across the ditch.


Giesen and the Strange Nature of its fast-growing 0% range 21st October 2021 /

Giesen and the Strange Nature of its fast-growing 0% range

The winemaker is bringing forward a multi-million dollar investment into its low and no alcohol range, which has raced ahead of sales forecasts.


Kiwi spirits on the rise 29th September 2021

Kiwi spirits on the rise

The number of commercial distilleries in New Zealand has grown to almost 100, says Spirits New Zealand.


Juno Gin looks to fans to fund $100k fit-out 4th August 2021

Juno Gin looks to fans to fund $100k fit-out

New Plymouth gin distiller want backing for cellar door experience that forms part of new $1m production facility.


Queenstown gets first gin garden 4th August 2021

Queenstown gets first gin garden

Queenstown distiller Broken Heart Spirits has opened what it says is the town’s first ever boutique gin tasting room.


Reefton Distilling Co appoints top talent to plot global growth 20th July 2021 /

Reefton Distilling Co appoints top talent to plot global growth

Patsy Bass, co-founder of West Coast spirits powerhouse Reefton Distilling Co, hires two senior executives to lead the company’s drive into export markets.


Dancing Sands plants first US flag, preps to expand in 2022 19th July 2021 /

Dancing Sands plants first US flag, preps to expand in 2022

The Golden Bay craft gin maker has made it into the “notoriously difficult to enter” North American market.


Australian distiller Brunswick Aces eyes NZ expansion 1st July 2021 /

Australian distiller Brunswick Aces eyes NZ expansion

The Australian distiller aims to be stocked in 300 NZ outlets by the end of the year with more staff and an office planned.


Hastings Distillers unveils ‘super premium’ experience 1st July 2021

Hastings Distillers unveils ‘super premium’ experience

Hastings Distillers has unveiled a new, ‘super premium’ tasting experience now available at its Heretaunga Street tasting room.


Distillers celebrate NZ spirit award wins 28th June 2021 /

Distillers celebrate NZ spirit award wins

Kiwi companies including Reefton Distilling Co and Elemental Distillers took home nine out the fourteen trophies doled out at the the third annual New Zealand Spirits Awards.