Ulverston's Award Winning Gin Distillery
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Looking for Festive Gin Hampers?

T’is the season to be ginny!  So, to that end we’ve created three Festive Gin Hampers. Filled with Shed 1 Ginny Delights, all are available via Click & Collect from our Shed in Ulverston.  Can’t get to the Shed? We’ve got Festive Tipple Gin and Full Strength Traditional Gin Elixir ready to post out to… Continue Reading

What’s your favourite festive cocktail tipple?

For our opening Tom, from Kindred Spirit Cocktails (another Ulverston business) created a Shed 1 Festive Tipple Breakfast Martini. It went down very well! Shed 1 Festive Tipple Breakfast Martini 50ml Shed 1 Festive Tipple Gin 15ml Cointreau Triple Sec 15ml Lemon Juice 1 teaspoon of Marmalade. Tom used our Cuckold’s Revenge Jelly Gin Marmalade… Continue Reading

Today is Apple Day!

                                                                            Happy Apple Day! Today, October 21st, is Apple Day and it’s also 2 days (23rd October) before… Continue Reading

What type of gins are there?

Nowadays, gin comes in many shapes and forms. As you probably know, in order for a spirit to be called “gin” it needs to be at 37.5%abv and the main botanical has to be juniper. We describe our gins as “classically distilled, with a contemporary-style“. The taste is bolder than some others and can still… Continue Reading

What is Small Business Saturday?

    Shed 1 Distillery is one of this year’s ‘Small Biz 100’, a selection of small businesses drawn from every corner of the UK that reflect the vibrancy of the UK’s 5.6 million small businesses. In the 100 days running up to Small Business Saturday (December 7th) , the campaign will spotlight each of… Continue Reading

Do you want to give the gift of gin?

..Well, you can now with our free stickers and cards! Birthday, Wedding, Christmas, Retirement, New Year, New You, Valentine’s, or simply Just Because. Let us know and we’ll add a handwritten card with your message. Make someone feel special and give them the gift of gin. Cheers! 🍸 Continue Reading

Are the Stars out tonight? Great Taste Awards 2019

We have news…Great Taste Awards news. We are as utterly chuffed as a chuffinch to be able to tell you we have more Great Taste Awards! 😲🍸😃 Festive Tipple Fancy Frolic Chilli Fest (made with chillis grown by our lovely friend Becky, Picking Posies) and Cuckold’s Revenge Gin Jelly Marmalade all received a 1-Star (Simply Delicious, Delivers… Continue Reading

Who wants to go to the Moon?

50 years ago, on the 16th July, 1969, at 8.32am EST Apollo 11 blasted in to space. Its mission was to perform a manned lunar landing (land on the moon and have a nosey around). Any way you look at it, it was pretty impressive. In honour of this great feat, we recreated this momentous… Continue Reading

We’re Finalists!

It’s been quite the week and it’s all about being finalists! On Wednesday Zoe got a call to say she’s an Enterprise Vision Award (EVA) Finalist. These awards recognise women in business across the North West. Then, on the same day, we opened our email box to find that we’ve been shortlisted in the North… Continue Reading

We’d love to hear what you think

We’ve added a section to our website where you can leave a review, and we hope that you do! Since our launch, we’ve had so much positive feedback which we still get a little overwhelmed by. When someone buys online they have to take a leap in the dark, as they don’t get to try… Continue Reading

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Ulverston's Award Winning Gin Distillery based in a shed on the outskirts of the English Lake District.

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