Double award winners at Shakespeare Distillery | Focus

Double award winners at Shakespeare Distillery

Shakespeare Distillery is celebrating just after scooping two new awards regardless of a incredibly demanding calendar year which has observed the business go from strength to strength. The impartial artisan spirit producer has been awarded the Trip Advisor Travellers’ Selection Award 2021 and has also been awarded a silver medal in the Intercontinental Wine & Spirit Competition 2021 for its Jester White Rum which was the joint best positioned British produced unaged white rum.

The Rum was awarded a significant scoring 90 points out of a feasible 100 and the judges summed up the rum as staying “highly drinkable and packed total of tropical fruit flavours”.  Shakespeare Distillery released their Jester White Rum in April followed carefully by their Jester Spiced Rum in June. The Distillery is very pleased to be one particular of only a handful of distilleries in the British isles to develop their rum in its entirety onsite. British molasses is slowly and gradually fermented in their huge fermenter ‘Titania’ to craft a flavoursome foundation rum, before being twice distilled to make a extremely easy, handcrafted British spirit.

Every yr, Tripadvisor, the world’s greatest travel website, pulls collectively all the assessments and ratings that travellers share from across the world and takes advantage of that information to spotlight the finest. Traveller’s Selection recognises organizations that receive persistently wonderful person reviews and winners are rated amid the prime 10% of firms on Tripadvisor. As challenging as the past yr was, Shakespeare Distillery stood out by continually delighting travellers. 96% of website visitors have rated their working experience as ‘excellent’. The ordeals at the multi-award-profitable visitor centre are now functioning at regular ability and these involve Distillery Excursions, Gin Faculties, Cocktail Masterclasses and River Avon Gin Cruises.

The Distillery has also a short while ago released two distillery specials – Limoncello and Orangecello. The crew have been busy experimenting with diverse flavours and spirits to generate these delicious new spirits which are a confined version. The Limoncello has a sharp lemon taste with delicate sweetness and the Orangecello, captures the sweet mother nature of delectable Mediterranean oranges.

In addition to their onsite distillery shop, Shakespeare Distillery spirits can be acquired at their No 1 Superior Road shop in Stratford. The Distillery opened this new shop at the peak of the pandemic previous yr and have been just one of a handful of unbiased retailers opening in

Stratford city centre through this time. This resulted in a the latest recruitment drive which has bundled the employment of two distillery assistants through the Authorities Kickstart Plan.

Peter Monks, Director at Shakespeare Distillery said “Our growing crew are completely delighted to have gained these two awards and have a thing to rejoice. We are immensely proud of the positive opinions that we have gained and would like to thank everybody that has taken the time to depart a evaluate on Tripadvisor. Successful silver in the IWSC is testomony to our amazing workforce who function amazingly really hard in making a large quality, locally created Rum. As one particular of the couple producers earning rum totally from scratch, substantial time, work, and enthusiasm has been invested in the creation of Jester White Rum and this recognition is testomony to that”.

Shakespeare Distillery is no stranger to successful awards, past calendar year the company gained the New Tourism Business Award in the West Midlands Tourism Awards for their place distillery experiences.

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