TRUE NORTH BREW CO ACQUIRES LEEDS GIN
Sheffield-based hospitality company, True North Brew Co has strengthened its foothold in the gin industry with the acquisition of Leeds Gin. The purchase will bring with it a reinvigorate of the Leeds Gin brand with plans for new flavours, limited edition releases and a newly-developed recipe.
Leeds Gin founded by Sara Birkinshaw is made in Stourton and sold across the Yorkshire region in bars and restaurants. The range consists of Leeds Gin Original, Minerva’s Garden, White Rose and the recently-released, Limited Edition Palma Violet. The small batch Yorkshire spirit is distilled with traditional botanicals such as juniper berries, coriander seeds, cassia bark, orange peel and Yorkshire foraged Rhubarb.
After the success of Sheffield Dry Gin, True North Brew Co plans to showcase a new look to the Leeds Gin brand and develop the recipe by bringing its years of expertise crafting premium gin. This will include an update to the core range and several limited-edition flavours will also be released.
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