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The Chilgrove Gin Co's Chilgrove Dry Gin

Category - Spirits, gin, 44% abv

Available - From 14 June

Location - UK, on- and off-trade, retailers and wholesalers to be confirmed

Price - GBP29.99 (US$50) per 70cl bottle

Distribution - Directly via the brand owner, Christopher Tetley

The Sussex-based Chilgrove Gin Co is to launch what it claims is the first gin to be made in England using a neutral spirit distilled from grapes.

Chilgrove Dry Gin, which includes 11 botanicals, will be launched on World Gin Day in June, the company said yesterday (14 April). It is described as a super-premium and small batch gin, and is distilled at Thames Distillers.

Last month, construction work on a new distillery in England got underway. The Cotswolds Distillery plans to release its first single malt whisky by 2017.

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