It’s a hillwalking tradition to seek shelter and warmth after a long day on the hills. For some this is a cosy seat in the nearest pub, for others it’s a night in a bothy with a hip flask. Inspired by the history and heritage of Scottish bothy life, Gin Bothy was born and they embrace the old fashioned approach.
Homegrown and simple – Gin Bothy’s award winning bothy is nestled in the Angus Glens of Scotland, where they create premium gins.
They infuse their Gins with local seasonal fruits in extremely small batches, working through the process by hand at each step.
Handmade in small batches in their award winning Bothy, nestled in the Angus Glens of Scotland. Gin Bothy is proud to support the Woodland Trust and Loch Arkaig by donating £1 for every bottle sold to help conserve and regenerate the forest.
Key Botanical(s): Loch Arkaig Scots Pine Needles, Heather, Milk Thistle, Hawthorn Root, Rosemary
Gin Style: Contemporary
Strength: 41% vol
Goes great with: A slice of orange or a sprig of rosemary, tonic and ice.
Method: Cold Compound
Location: The Gin Bothy, Angus, Scotland
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The Gin Bothy’s production and visitor experience are split over two sites. The current production facilitates are closed to the public and are located on the outskirts of Kirriemuir. The Gin Bothy Experience is housed in a former stables block in the village of Glamis, home to the world famous Glamis Castle. The visitor attraction offers a history of both the Gin Bothy brand from its humble roots making jam to its current product range of gins and spirits. Alongside this, visitors can learn more about the history of bothies and bothy songs, a tradition that continues to this day. Free entry, open 11am – 5pm Thursday to Sunday and Bank Holidays.
Booking: To enquire about a Gin Bothy Experience get in touch here
Glamis Village, Forfar, Angus, Scotland, DD8 1RT - View on Google Maps