Is Lytham the home of the World’s Best Gin?
There were thousands of entries from over 30 countries. 18 experts blind tasted and scored the gins in different categories over a couple of months. Only gins reaching a specific pre-determined score became finalists. Lytham Gin The Navigator is one of 15 finalists in the Traditional Gins over 42% category. Lytham Gin Bee’s Knees is one of only 3 finalists in the Old Tom category.
The other 2 gins in this category are from Italy and Spain so we already know it’s the best Old Tom gin in the UK this year according to the Gin Guide. Made right here in Lytham! Using Fylde honey
Unlike other spirits competitions where lots of medals are awarded, The Gin Guide has just one winner and one runner up per category. This will be announced next Tuesday 21st April.
Lytham Gin are just two years old this month but have reached the finals in the Gin Guide Award in 2018, 2019 and 2020. Their Original Gin made it into the top 15 best traditional gins in the UK in 2018 and top 20 in the world in 2019.