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

Gold Win at The World Marmalade Awards for Shed 1 Gin!

Gold Win at The World Marmalade Awards for Shed 1 Gin!

Shed Loads of Love Gin Jelly Marmalade won GOLD at The World Marmalade Awards!

We popped up to Dalemain House & Gardens in Penrith so Zoe could be presented with her GOLD award for her Shed Loads of Love Gin Jelly Marmalade.

“These quirky awards were founded in 2005 by Jane Hasell-McCosh with the initial idea of preserving, growing and widening one of the most British of customs – making marmalade. They have gone on to generate a following far beyond Jane’s wildest expectations and have humour and a life of their own, inspiring people from all over the world to get involved.

The World Marmalade Awards are centred on Dalemain Mansion; a Georgian stately home lived in by the same family for over 300 years, which also happens to hold a very rich archive of Marmalade recipes. People enter the Marmalade Awards from a wide array of countries including Australia, Japan, Colombia, Senegal, Brazil, the Czech Republic, Canada, India and Singapore. Any marmalade will be considered for the competition, as long as it is predominantly citrus, and we love to receive marmalades made from new and unusual citrus fruits and ingredients.” The World Marmalade Awards

Zoe’s been making MARMALADE using the gin and botanicals we create here at Shed 1 Gin. “We use fresh zest in our Gins, so have lots of fresh citrus fruit. I take the fruit, mix with botanicals and make jelly marmalade. Then a slug of gin is added before bottling! The marmalade was the inspiration for our MARMALADE FUND. £2.00 from every sale goes into the fund and then is donated to charity.”

Shed 1 Gin, making a difference one citrus fruit at a time!

Here’s Zoe with the fabulous Paddington Bear at The World Marmalade Awards at Dalemain Mansion, Penrith.

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Gold Win at The World Marmalade Awards for Shed 1 Gin!

Gold Win at The World Marmalade Awards for Shed 1 Gin!

Shed Loads of Love Gin Jelly Marmalade won GOLD at The World Marmalade Awards! We popped up to Dalemain House & Gardens in Penrith so Zoe could be presented with her GOLD award for her Shed Loads of Love Gin Jelly Marmalade. “These quirky awards were founded in 2005 by Jane Hasell-McCosh with the initial… Continue Reading

Shed 1 Gin at Downing Street!

Shed 1 Gin at Downing Street!

We met the Prime Minister at Downing Street on Friday, June 29th! The event was to launch ‘Together for Our Planet’, a nationwide campaign in the run up to the UN Climate Summit in November of this year that will encourage small businesses to commit to cutting their carbon emissions. The campaign will celebrate small… Continue Reading

Afternoon Tea in The Shed is back!

Afternoon Tea in The Shed is back!

We had a great day at The Shed with the return of our Afternoon G&Teas gin experience The gin experience begins with a welcome gin and a short Distillery Tour. Then you can relax in our stylish bar and enjoy our botanical-inspired Afternoon G&Tea. Taking inspiration from the botanicals we use in our gin, we’ve… Continue Reading

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