Northwest Passage Expedition team row Scottish coast with training trip to Orkney Distillery

Northwest Passage Expedition team row Scottish coast with training trip to Orkney Distillery

Later this month a crew from the Northwest Passage Expedition team will be rowing from Newcastle upon Tyne to Kirkwall as part of their training for next year’s world-first row along the Arctic’s N...
Meet the team: Lily Patching

Meet the team: Lily Patching

Lily, our Visitor Experience Manager, will usually be your first point of call when you visit or contact us at The Distillery here in Kirkwall. When she’s not busy processing your online orders or ...
Meet the Team: Stephen & Aly Kemp
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Meet the Team: Stephen & Aly Kemp

Our Directors Stephen & Aly Kemp are kicking off our new blog series by letting us find out more about the pair and their Kirkjuvagr Gin journey. What made you decide to start your own gin comp...
Double success for Orkney Distilling

Double success for Orkney Distilling

We’ve tasted double success at Orkney Distilling recently as both the World Gin Awards and London Spirits Competition announced the award winners for their respective 2021 events.
A greener future for gin production

A greener future for gin production

We’re moving towards a greener future, thanks to a new joint project with the European Marine Energy Centre (EMEC) investigating hydrogen heating as a clean fuel solution in the distilling process. 
Cocktail Recipe - Clementine & Thyme Fizz

Cocktail Recipe - Clementine & Thyme Fizz

For a perfect winter treat, try out this wonderfully refreshing winter cocktail featuring our Aurora spiced gin.
Celebrating World Bee Day with Beyla

Celebrating World Bee Day with Beyla

Wednesday the 20th of May is world Bee Day! Though you may not know it, bees play an important role here at The Orkney Distillery. In Norse mythology, Beyla was the goddess of bees and fertility, ...
Beyla up for top industry award

Beyla up for top industry award

In these surreal and somewhat unsettling times, it’s nice to have some positive news to share with you.  Our Honey and Raspberry Kirkjuvagr Beyla Gin has been shortlisted for this year’s Gin Guide ...
Free shipping on all orders

Free shipping on all orders

In these tumultuous times we're hoping that all of our great customers around the UK are keeping safe and well. To try and ease the strain a little we're offering free shipping on all orders from o...
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