Darren Rook London Distillery Company
Raise a glass and celebrate that for the first time in more than a century whisky is now being produced in the capital again. See first-hand the sorcery involved in whisky and gin making from the man whose passion has taken him from bartender to co-founder of the London Distillery Company. Watch and share Darren’s personal London Story about reviving London’s whisky-making tradition, his unique production process using hives from around the city and why there’s nowhere in the world he’d rather live.
About The London Distillery Company
Based in Battersea, The London Distillery Company has been granted London’s first licence to produce single malt whisky in over a century and its initial British spirit flowed from the still in December 2013. The boutique distillery, which has been producing Dodd’s Gin since Spring 2013, is the first whisky distillery in London since Lea Valley in Stratford closed in the early 1900s.
Dodd’s Gin is produced in small batches using organic botanicals incl: juniper, angelica, fresh lime peel, bay laurel, cardamom, red raspberry leaf and London honey. Hand bottled and labelled, Dodd's Gin is non-chill filtered and bottled at 49.9% ABV.
Standard & bespoke tours are available from £15 per person.