Author Archives: Jane

Sheep Dip Whisky and the Phone Case…….

Here in the office at Spencerfield Spirit Company we are really excited about our recent delivery from Bertie Girl. She has sent us an outstanding collection of scrumptious mobile phone cases – made from the impossibly beautiful Harris Tweed.  Unique, quirky and totally original – the only way to describe these little beauties. We will Continue reading..

GIVEAWAY!!

Happy Friday everyone! We are giving away 10 pairs of tickets to Living North – the Essence of Christmas at Gosforth Park Racecourse, Newcastle (3rd-6th November). To be in with a chance to get these great tickets please email jennifer@spencerfieldspirit.com with your full name and address. Its a simple as that! Love from the Spencerfield Continue reading..

Edinburgh Gin Cocktail Competition

This week has been a busy week and we have a undertaken another cocktail competition in association with the Scottish Society of Professional Bartenders. Barman Bruce Hamilton from Ondine in Edinburgh has been crowned the winner of Edinburgh Gin’s new cocktail competition hosted in association with the Scottish Society of Professional Bartenders. The competition put Continue reading..

Fest magazine & Edinburgh Gin Party !

As usual it is incredibly hectic here at Spencerfield – lots of summer events, orders and work to be getting on with. Last week we sponsored Fest magazine’s 10th Anniversary Festival party at the Electric Circus club in Edinburgh. Hattie and I went along to give out 3 hours of free Edinburgh Gin cocktails which went down really Continue reading..

Edinburgh Gin picks up two more awards & summer is finally here!

It’s been a hectic few weeks here at Spencerfield with lots of summer shows and events keeping us all very busy. In the last few weeks we have been to Hopetoun Horse Trials, Turriff Show, Cartmel Show, the CLA Game Fayre and the East of England Show. It’s great to get out on the road Continue reading..

Sheep Dip Old Hebridean scores near perfect 94/100!!

Sheep Dip ‘Old Hebridean’ 1990 has been awarded a near perfect 94 points in Jim Murray’s Whisky Bible 2011 : ‘”Nose: every aspect has the buoyancy of an anchor, the subtlety of Hebridean winter winds. Thick peat offering both smoke and a kippery saltness is embraced by honey; Taste: big, weighty delivery with an immediate spice and honey Continue reading..

Edinburgh Gin Cocktail Competition

On Sunday 13th February 2011 the first Edinburgh Gin Cocktail competition was held at The HydeOut bar, Edinburgh http://www.facebook.com/update_security_info.php?wizard=1#!/HydeOutEdin. Competing mixologists were set the challenge of creating an Edinburgh Gin based cocktail.  Judges Iain McPherson (The Voodoo Rooms), Martin Duffy (56 North) and Ed Baird (Emporia Brands) selected Dean Evan’s creation, the ‘Midgie Bite’, as Continue reading..

Quick coffee break at Spencerfield!:) on Twitpic

Quick coffee break at Spencerfield!:) on Twitpic.

‘Castle Kitchens’Starring Spencerfield’s Jane, Alex and Morris!

Late last year Alex and I were invited to dine at Eilean Donan Castle, as part of Panalba’s ‘Castle Kitchens’ series: http://www.panalba.com/articles/view/p/castle-kitchens/ . Watch out for Spencerfield’s Morris (Minor) in Part 1 and Sheep Dip Old Hebridean in part 4!

Happy Australia Day from all at Spencerfield!!