Burleighs News

International Women’s Day: The Burleighs Distiller making her mark in the gin industry

The meteoric ‘gin boom’ is no secret with sales soaring high at over £2billion in 2019! The rise of craft distilleries across Britain has resulted in the emergence of female distillers making a lasting contribution to the gin market, including Burleighs Gin head distiller, Charlie Hendon. Charlie’s career in the industry began working for the Derby Brewing Company, where she developed a passion for both brewing and distillation. Joining the Burleighs Gin team in 2018, Charlie found her feet under the guidance of Master Distiller, Jamie Baxter, before taking over... Read More

The Burleighs Gin Terrace now open!

Burleighs are delighted to have partnered with Leicestershire Pub, The Lancaster Arms, to launch the Burleighs Gin Terrace alongside their Winter Gardens & private dining domes. Located in the picturesque village of Desford in Leicestershire, on the King Richard III tourist trail, The Lancaster Arms is now home to the Burleighs Gin Terrace. A fully covered and heated area, the Gin Terrace is the perfect location to meet your friends this winter for a festive social. The Gin Terrace officially launched on Friday 16th October! Be sure to also pick... Read More

Burleighs Crowdfunding Campaign smashes target!

Burleighs Gin are delighted to close out our Seedrs raise after successfully smashing our £100,000 target, welcoming over 250 investors on board. The business currently valued at £2.3 million has received over 250 investments during their Seedrs crowdfunding raise, varying from £10.00 to £50,000+. The campaign raised over £130,000 and marks an important milestone in the companies growth. Burleighs now plan to diversify their portfolio with the invested funds. Development plans include the introduction of a non-alcoholic gin, allowing entry to the rapidly rising ‘low & no’ growth sector, with... Read More