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Explorer’s Gin is the first expression to come out of the newly created Downton Distillery at Downton manor. With a beautiful deep ocean blue bottle with a gold embossed Elizabethan compass rose on the front to reflect the manor’s heritage.
Exclusive to global travel retail the Roku Gin Select Edition is our go-to duty-free on flights abroad and we rarely return without a bottle. Produced by the drinks behemoth Beam Suntory in Osaka, the name is derived from the Japanese for six and the six botanicals unique to Japan, hence the distinctive hexagonal sumo wrestler of a bottle. The label is made of washi paper with the kanji symbol for six and the bottle embossed with the sakura flower.
Launched in Spain in 2013, Puerto de Indias Strawberry is now available in the UK from March this year after making its debut in America the previous month. At 6 million bottles sold each year, it ranks among the top ten gins sold across the globe and claims to be the best selling strawberry gin in the world.