Competitions!

On the run up to World Gin Day I’ll be running competitions to give away gin, and other ginny goodies! Stay tuned to this page for a schedule of each competition, details of how to enter, and what delicious prizes are up for grabs!

Want to run a competition on the World Gin Day social channels? Fill in the form on this page to start the conversation!

Links to the social media posts for each of the competitions will be added to the post below at the beginning of each round (10am for morning competitions, 2pm for afternoon competitions). T&C for all competitions can be found here.

Competition calendar

1 June 2017

  • 10am-2pm (GMT): Berkley Square Gin 
    Berkeley Square London Dry Gin is one of the world’s most luxurious gins, distilled by hand in small batches using the tiny copper still No 8. Created using a unique method of ‘bouquet garni’ where the hand-picked botanicals, including kaffir lime leaves, sage, lavender and basil are carefully wrapped in fine cotton muslin and submerged in triple distilled spirit to help infuse the herbaceous aromas. Berkeley Square is an ultra smooth gin, good enough to sip neat.
    PRIZE:
    – Twitter: 2 x 70cl bottles of Berkeley Square London Dry Gin
    – Facebook: 2 x 70cl bottles of Berkeley Square London Dry Gin
  • 2pm-6pm (GMT): Tickets to the World Gin Day Gin Lovers Afternoon Tea Bus Tour of London with Hayman’s Gin and B Bakery
    Hayman’s Gin, the award-winning original English gin makers and Brigit’s Bakery have come together to offer a unique Gin Lovers Afternoon Tea Bus Tour of London. Tours on the charming, vintage Routemaster bus will depart from Victoria Coach Station and take in some of London’s most iconic landmarks. Guests will enjoy a bespoke B Bakery Afternoon Tea with Hayman’s Gin infused delights and three seasonal complimentary Hayman’s Gin cocktails.
    More information about the tours.
    PRIZE:
    – 2 x tickets to the World Gin Day Gin Lovers Afternoon Tea Bus Tour of London
    – Competition will run across Twitter and Facebook for one set of tickets
    – Winner will need to be in London on 10th June (must arrange own travel and accomodation if needed)

2 June 2017

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3 June 2017

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4 June 2017

  • 10am-2pm (GMT): Bloom Gin 
    BLOOM Gin is a floral London Dry Gin, inspired by the true beauty of nature. The Master Distiller Joanne Moore chose the flowers of chamomile and honeysuckle, with the citrus fruit pomelo, to make up the three main botanicals for BLOOM – each one contributing to the delicate gin drinking experience.
    PRIZE:
    – Twitter: 2 x 70cl bottles of BLOOM Gin
    – Facebook: 2 x 70cl bottles of BLOOM Gin
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5 June 2017

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6 June 2017

  • 10am-2pm (GMT) Opihr Oriental Spiced Gin
    Oriental Spiced Gin is a unique style of London Dry Gin which uses exotic botanicals, herbs and spices to conjure up images of the ancient Spice Route where merchants travelled thousands of miles trading exotic spices and botanicals. Opihr’s hand-picked botanicals epitomise the exotic intensity of the Orient, with spicy cubeb berries from Indonesia, black pepper from India and coriander from Morocco.
    PRIZE:
    – Twitter: 2 x 70cl bottles of Opihr Oriental Spiced Gin
    – Facebook: 2 x 70cl bottles of Opihr Oriental Spiced Gin
  • 2pm-6pm (GMT):  Dartington Crystal Gin glass set
    Created for all gin fans, this selection of 3 great gin glasses helps you to discover and enjoy the best tasting gin experience. A classic highball and on-trend copa stem are complimented by the stylish martini cocktail. Endorsed by makers of premium mixers Fever –Tree, the set comes with an expert guide to each gin glass with mixing tips and gin cocktail recipes. Making the perfect Gin and Tonic or mixing the ultimate gin martini is easy with a little Gintuition.
    PRIZE:
    – Twitter: 1  x Dartington Crystal Gin glass set
    – Facebook: 1  x Dartington Crystal Gin glass set

7 June 2017

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8 June 2017

  • 10am-2pm (GMT): Gin artwork!
    Gin O’Clock Print: This vintage style art print from LoveLi is perfect for any gin lover. The words ‘it’s always gin o’clock’ are printed in a letterpress style font, alongside a cut lime. This A4 (210 × 297mm) size art print is printed on fine art 300gsm smooth card stock and comes framed in a stylish black frame ready to adorn the walls of any style savvy home.
    When Life Gives You Lemons Print: This striking art print from LoveLi is perfect for any gin lover. The words ‘when life gives you lemons make a cheeky gin & tonic’ are printed over a citrus yellow cut lemon. This A4 (210 × 297mm) size art print is printed on fine art 300gsm smooth card stock and comes framed in a stylish black frame ready to adorn the walls of any style-savvy home.
    PRIZE:
    – Twitter: 1 x Gin O’Clock Print
    – Facebook: 1 x When Life Gives You Lemons Print
  • 2pm-6pm (GMT): Thomas Dakin Gin
    Thomas Dakin Gin is a classic style London Dry Gin which takes its name from the forefather of English gin, Thomas Dakin, who created the world’s first quality gin in 1761 in the North West of England. Thomas Dakin is distilled in small batches in a baby copper still using a secret recipe of eleven botanicals. These include some traditionally used for making cordials in the 18th century, as well as juniper, orange peel and English coriander it has the unique addition of red cole (horseradish) which gives the gin its long, lingering finish.
    PRIZE:
    – Twitter: 2 x 70cl bottles of Thomas Dakin Gin
    – Facebook: 2 x 70cl bottles of Thomas Dakin Gin

9 June 2017

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10 June 2017

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