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Wednesday, February 21, 2024
Est. 1870

Bristol's History of Gin

"The Mixing & Reducing Book,” penned by Loftus and published in 1869, offers a fascinating exploration of Bristol Gin, highlighting its unique character in comparison to its counterparts from Liverpool and Plymouth.

Bristol Gin, with its distinctive and involved method of production, has a rich history documented in handwritten records. These records, which combine to provide insights into the production and trade of Bristol Gin, are carefully preserved in Bristol’s historic archives on Smeaton Road.

The archives serve as a testament to the enduring legacy of Bristol Gin, offering a glimpse into the intricate processes that contribute to its creation.

For gin enthusiasts and history buffs, these resources offer a wealth of information, painting a vivid picture of Bristol Gin’s journey through time.




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