Distillery launches bespoke gin to celebrate 25th anniversary of hospice

A distillery has made a bespoke gin to commemorate the 25th anniversary of Barnsley Hospice and raise money for its care.

By Rochelle Barrand
Tuesday, 09 July, 2019, 12:34
Founder of the distillery Dave Owens is pictured with the anniversary gin

Waterton’s Reserve Gin hand-crafted the spirit with 25 botanicals and gifted the initial batch to the charity.

Bottles will be available in sizes of 70cl and 20cl from Bottle & Co in Mapplewell. The owner, Jay Ashton, has agreed to donate all profits to Barnsley Hospice.

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It will also be available at a selection of pubs and bars around Barnsley, including The Talbot and The Wentworth Arms in Mapplewell.

Dave Owens, distiller and founder, Waterton’s Reserve Gin, said: “Check the gin shelves when you’re out and about as you won’t just enjoy a very small batch of gin; you’ll also be raising money for a great charity.”