Our Gin & Rum Bar is sponsored by dpp PLANNING (Newcastle)
The Gin bar has now become a firm favourite with our festival followers. We have a selection of premium gins for you to try together with a variety of tonic waters and mixers.
Any gin served (25ml) = 4 tokens Any Tonic = 1 token
Durham Gin – SPONSORED BY:
Founded in 2014 by Jon Chadwick, Durham Distillery was born after enjoying a fair amount of craft spirits along America’s East Coast, Ivy League University towns. Jon decided to put his skills to use setting up the North-East’s first distillery in his hometown of Durham, initially launching the distillery with its signature, Durham Gin.
Hepple Gin – Rothbury, Northumberland SPONSORED BY:
Made with 3 different Junipers, including Hepple Juniper. Partnered with bog murtal and douglas fir and using a unique vacuum production method to extract the most flavour. “Double gold winner” at the “International Wine and Spirits Challenge”
Warners Rhubarb Gin, England SPONSORED BY:
The original rhubarb gin, one third of this bottle is freshly pressed rhubarb juice.
For a perfect G&T, serve Warner’s (formerly Warner Edwards) Rhubarb Gin with Fever-Tree Mediterranean tonic water or ginger ale.
Sipsmith Lemon Drizzle Gin – SPONSORED BY: DPP Planning
This recipe takes a classic London Dry backbone and layers on sweet, sun-dried lemon peels, lemon verbena for aromatic sweetness on the nose and vapour infused fresh hand peeled lemon for sharp bite and floral notes to dial up the spritz.
The Rum Bar!
Details will be added soon.
Two Swallows Spiced Rum
Plantation 5YO Rum
Plantation Barbados 5 years is a blend of rum from Barbados, the birthplace of rum. This blend ages first in Bourbon casks in its native tropical setting before crossing the sea to Chateau Bonbonnet in France. There, in small oak barrels primarily used to age Pierre Ferrand cognac, the rum continues its journey of aging under the watchful eye of the House’s cellar maste
A white rum – tbc.
Mixers to go with the rums include Coca Cola, Ginger Ale and Ginger Beer.
Any rum served (25ml) 4 tokens. Mixers are 1 token