6 O’Clock Gin

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Now, more than ever, people like to know the provenance of the food and drink they consume and you can’t argue with the provenance of 6 O’Clock Gin.  6 O’Clock Gin is produced by Bramley & Gage, a family-run business still going from strength to strength after 28 years.  Now a working distillery based outside Bristol, Bramley & Gage was cultivated on a fruit farm in South Devon in the mid-1980s.  The farm itself wasn’t doing particularly well so founders, Edward Bramley Kain and Penelope Gage, started experimenting with surplus fruit to make strawberry, raspberry and blackcurrant liqueurs using a traditional french maceration method.  The liqueurs were a great success and it wasn’t long before a sloe gin was added to the range.

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