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Emma Glynn, Oliver Townend and Gareth Glynn
19 Apr 2022
The world number one event rider, Oliver Townend MBE, has joined forces with The Shropshire Distillery to produce a dry gin named after one his most notable horses, Carousel Quest. 20% of profits from the new release will be donated to Midlands Air Ambulance and the Dogs Trust. Oliver Townend has won multiple medals from international championships, most recently a team gold from the 2020 Tokyo...
Gareth and Emma Glynn
22 Mar 2022
The Shropshire Distillery have been crowned the ‘UK New Distillery Business of the Year’ for the national round of the Prestige Awards 2021/22. The family-run business originally applied for the central England category but the judges were so impressed by the distillery’s passion, ethical and sustainable practices, glowing reviews and how the gin school exceeds visitor’s expectations, that their...
Emma and Gareth Glynn
19 Feb 2022
The Shropshire Distillery have a novel activity for brides-to-be. They are now offering to transform their custom-built distillery into a hen party destination, where bridal parties can have fun crafting their own gins. Bespoke gin can be created during a hen party or as a pre-wedding activity for the betrothed couple, which can then be served at their wedding or produced in miniature bottles as...
The new liqueurs
17 Dec 2021
The Shropshire Distillery have launched two products under their new range of ‘After Noon’ liqueurs. Their cold brewed coffee liqueur and citrus grey tea liqueur are the first liqueurs they have released, which being sold alongside their award-winning handcrafted gins. The launch of the liqueurs has coincided with a major re-brand for the distillery, who have moved away from being called Shire...
Shropshire Distillery’s Emma Glynn at the gin school
11 Nov 2021
The Shropshire Distillery has launched a Christmas party offering where guests can make their own gin as well as drink it. The award-winning distillery launched a gin school at their base in Ellesmere earlier this year. Husband and wife team, Gareth and Emma Glynn, are now offering the gin school experience to anyone looking for an alternative Christmas party. Emma, one of the UK’s few female...
Hopped Dry Gin
03 Sep 2021
The Shropshire Distillery in Ellesmere and the Wood Brewery from Wistanstow have joined forces to create a new handcrafted Shropshire hoppy gin. The ‘Hopped Dry Gin’ has been bottled in time for this weekend’s Shrewsbury Food Festival, and it will be available to buy from The Shropshire Distillery and Wood Brewery stands. Stephen O’Neill from Wood’s said the gin had been distilled with American...
Emma and Gareth Glynn at the new gin school
13 Aug 2021
A gin distillery based in Ellesmere has launched a new gin school and tour experience for gin lovers. The tours will be led by Emma Glynn, one of the UK's few female Distillers. The Shropshire Distillery was launched in 2018 by husband and wife team, Emma and Gareth Glynn. The distillery released their first spirit, Shire Gin, in July 2018 followed by their Spiced Gin later that year. In 2019...
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