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Humdinger Gin Getting Media Attention

This month, we also had a wonderful article written about us in the well renowned lifestyle website - The Urban List NZ.  Urban List is an award-winning indie media house — seeking and sharing the good life, in good company. We are fortunate to be included with other quality Gin Distilleries. Check out the article here - Humdinger Gin and The Urban List NZ  January is flying by, and we are thrilled to say that our gins have made for great Christmas Presents this festive season. January is the perfect time to indulge in a fine gin and a Humdinger Gin is the perfect accompaniment for a BBQ or pre-dinner refreshment. There are many ways to enjoy gin, and there are a...

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Barrel time can really push gin in new directions

Pushing Gin in new directions with barrel time. Andrew loves to push the boundaries and surprise his loyal following with interesting new takes on Gin. A tested method of luring out elegant flavours is by aging gin in barrels, and of course, there are many types of barrels that are used to draw out distinctive flavours. For instance, the recently released - limited-edition bourbon aged gin has been aged in barrels originating from a Kentucky distillery in 1792. American white oak is a common barrel used for aging spirits, but other options include French oak, maple, cedar, and hickory. Each type of wood lends its own unique flavors that are considered when deciding the intended flavor of the finished spirit. Mainly there are...

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