Lidl’s Scottish Gin Festival hits the shelves in time for the Bank Holiday weekend


WITH many well renowned gins on offer, Lidl’s Scottish Gin Festival range of promotions has arrived.

Launching in-stores from the 27th May, the festival features a range of 12 gin products, including nine artisan options, from traditional expressions to unique blends and flavour combinations.

With distillers from all corners of the country joining the festival, Pickering’s Gin tops the bill with its new Scottish Botanicals Gin (42% ABV).

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Pickering’s Gin tops the bill with its new Scottish Botanicals Gin (42% ABV) (Photo from Lidl)

Pickering’s Co-Founder and Head of Export Marcus Pickering, said: “The Scottish Botanicals Gin has been an exciting one to create due to the challenge of balancing our famous Pickering’s recipe with the new botanical flavours.

“It is fantastic to be debuting it as part of the Lidl Gin Festival alongside some of Scotland’s most prestigious distillers.”

Another gin on the line-up comes from Red Door Distillery with their new Highland Gin with Summer Botanicals (45% ABV). 

Crafted in the distillery’s copper pot still ‘Peggy”, this limited edition gin combines bergamot with the bitter orange, balanced by delicate floral notes.

Completing the line-up is the award-winning House of Elrick with their new Plum & Peach Gin (40% ABV).