Gins for Gents this Father’s Day

Getting dad the perfect Father’s Day gift has been made easy with a brilliant range of premium, handcrafted British gins to choose from, including new Mary-le-bone Cask Aged Gin, which has been distilled in the heart of London

In striking and stylish bottles that he’ll love, these are ‘gins for gents’ and provide a great way of saying ‘thank you’ for being my dad.

Mary-le-bone Cask Aged Gin

New Mary-le-bone Cask Aged Gin, in its striking black bottle, is a high ABV casked gin. It is distilled in London with 13 of the finest botanicals from around the world, before it is rested in West Indian Rum casks for a rich and full flavour. On the palate, this gin delivers smooth, rich juniper and creamy brioche with hints of spice, citrus and vanilla followed by lingering notes of cinnamon spice and black pepper. Available from 70cl (£39.95) or (£40.95).

Whitley Neill Original Handcrafted Dry Gin

A close up of a bottle Description automatically generatedWhitley Neill Original Handcrafted Dry Gin was created by Johnny Neill, eighth generation in a family of distillers, after his visits to South Africa where he met his wife. This award-winning gin features South African botanicals, including Cape Gooseberry and the much in demand super-fruit, Baobab, which is derived from South Africa’s native baobab tree, fondly dubbed ‘The Tree of Life’. Baobab boasts six times more vitamin C than an orange and African natives steep it in water to make baobab lemonade – a similar principle has been adopted to make Whitley Neill Original Gin. Available from Tesco, 70cl (£26).

City of London Authentic Dry Gin

In a beautiful St Paul’s Cathedral-inspired bottle, City of London Authentic Dry Gin is a connoisseurs’ London Dry Gin featuring a fine balance of juniper berries, angelica, liquorice and coriander seeds – with fresh orange, lemon and pink grapefruit added to give the gin its delicious taste and distinctive zesty notes. Available from, 70cl (£34).

City of London Christopher Wren Gin

The award-winning City of London Christopher Wren Gin is a super-premium gin that combines the subtle flavours of juniper, coriander, angelica root, liquorice and sweet orange to give a complex gin that balances quality and flavour. Available from Amazon, 70cl (£34)

Liverpool Gin

As the name suggests, this super-premium, organic liquid is proudly distilled in Liverpool, Merseyside. Handcrafted in a copper still, the artisanal gin combines a unique range of distinctive botanicals, resulting in an intense juniper and complex well-balanced botanical flavour with a bright citrus finish. Available from The Whisky Exchange, 70cl (£45.55).