Ulverston's Award Winning Gin Distillery on the outskirts of the Lake District.
Ulverston's Award Winning Gin Distillery
Slider

News

When will Shed 1 Distillery reopen to visitors?

When will Shed 1 Distillery reopen to visitors?

Hello, Everyone, We’ve been asked this quite a lot these last couple of weeks and we are now able to reveal our plans. From August 10th we are reopening and re-imagining the Shed. We’ve missed seeing you all and we can’t wait to start welcoming you back. However, it has to be safe for all.… Continue Reading

Would you like a Gin Refill? Don’t mind if I do!

Would you like a Gin Refill? Don’t mind if I do!

Launched by City to Sea, National Refill Day encourages us to refill our water bottles and help prevent plastic pollution. Here at the Shed, we’ve launched our own  REFILL SERVICE. Not water, but GIN! Those in the area can bring their empty SHED 1 GIN BOTTLES to be refilled. At the moment we have a… Continue Reading

World Gin Day Facts & Gin Tin

World Gin Day Facts & Gin Tin

Happy World Gin Day! June 13th is the day the world celebrates all that is Juniper. Juniper berries are the major ingredient in Gin but did you know that they aren’t actually berries? They are female seed cones with a piney, citrus flavour. The word “Gin” derives from the Dutch word “jenever” (genever), meaning juniper.… Continue Reading

Make Your Own Bath Tub Gin At Home.

Make Your Own Bath Tub Gin At Home.

Before lockdown we offered Gin Experiences to visitors of the Shed. Make Your Own Distilled Gin, Afternoon G&Teas, Gin Tour and Tastings and Make Your Own Bath Tub Gin. We’ve been ruminating on how to bring those experiences to you. So far, we’ve been delivering and offering Click & Collect for our Afternoon G&Teas and… Continue Reading

Would you like to win a gin and cocktail hamper?

Would you like to win a gin and cocktail hamper?

  Hello, Everyone! A huge thank you to all of you who joined us for our first Facebook Livestream. A few of you even asked if we’d do more. Be careful what you wish for, because we will! For those who weren’t able to watch live, you can still catch it via our videos on… Continue Reading

Online Gin Chat and Cocktails

Online Gin Chat and Cocktails

We loved showing off the distillery on The Gin Guide’s live Instagram feed, last week. Lots of positive feedback. Thank you to all of you for watching and commenting. Since then, we’ve been chatting to our friend and fellow Ulverston business owner, Tom Kindred Spirits Cocktails, and we’ve come up with a plan! Tom created… Continue Reading

Would you like a virtual Gin Distillery?

Would you like a virtual Gin Distillery?

Hello, All. Hope you’re well and staying safe. Before lock down we had regular Gin Tours at our distillery and we have been missing them. So, we hope you’ll join us and Paul, spirits write and creator of the The Gin Guide on a live stream, split screen, Instagram feed! We’ve tidied up the distillery,… Continue Reading

The results are in…Global Gin Guide Awards: Small Producer Environmental Sustainability Winner!

The results are in…Global Gin Guide Awards: Small Producer Environmental Sustainability Winner!

We are so chuffed! We’re the winner of the global Gin Guide Awards Small Producer Environmental Sustainability category. “Awarded to the small producer that has most successfully shown widespread and ongoing commitment to achieving their environmental sustainability objectives across multiple initiatives, with innovative solutions, proven impact and a culture of sustainability.”     We’ve got… Continue Reading

April Update2: Gin Guide Awards Finalist!

April Update2: Gin Guide Awards Finalist!

Hello, All! This week we became finalists in the Gin Guide Awards with Cuckold’s Revenge Gin, and our Environmental Sustainability credentials! Did you know that Cuckold’s Revenge was the first gin we created and it has proved a winner, gaining a Great Taste Award and Highly Commended in the Gin Crafdi Awards. It is also… Continue Reading

ONLINE
SHOP

View and buy our products
here with FREE POSTAGE!

Slider
About us

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

Slider