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The Lakes Distillery

Cumbria is home to the Lakes District and, consequently, the Lakes Distillery. It was founded in 2011 by Paul Currie, who you may know as one of the co-founders of the Isle of Arran Distillery. You'll find the distillery in a Lake District national park within a painstakingly renovated 160-year-old farmstead on the banks of the River Derwent. Because of said location, they can’t construct any additional buildings, so they have a very impressive distillery-in-a-room set-up to distil their spirits.

For their whisky distillation, they have a pair of custom-designed McMillan stills, as well as a smaller still for their Lakes Gin and Vodka, which were released in 2014. A cool feature of the Lakes Distillery is that their descending lyne arms from the stills can send spirit vapours into two different shell and tube condensers, one made of stainless steel and one made of copper, depending on the style of spirit they want to create.

In December 2016, Dhavall Ghandi joined the team as whisky master, bringing immense knowledge from studying centuries of whisky heritage, while also remaining open to a world of new inspiration. If you fancy finding out more about how he gets involved in every aspect of the whisky making process at The Lakes Distillery, we just so happen to have a blog post all about that. Over 80% of The Lakes’ spirit is filled into different types of ex-sherry casks. Excitingly, the Lakes unveiled The Whiskymaker’s Reserve in September 2019, the first in a series of single malt whiskies from the distillery.

Oh, and the Lakes Distillery is quite near Penrith. Pen-rith.

The Lakes Classic Gin

70cl, 46%

An English gin from The Lakes Distillery, which is made with botanicals including juniper, black pepper and orange peel. The botanicals are steeped overnight before the spirit is blended with water…  More info

The Lakes Classic Gin
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$35.22
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The ONE Sherry Cask Finished

70cl, 46.6%

A limited edition bottling of The ONE from The Lakes Distillery, which has enjoyed a finishing period in a combination of first-fill Oloroso and Pedro Ximénez casks, imparting oodles of dried fruit…  More info

The ONE Sherry Cask Finished
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$44.89
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The ONE Fine Blended Whisky

70cl, 46.6%

A tasty blended whisky from The Lakes Distillery, featuring its very own English single malt at its heart, alongside single malt and grain whiskies from Scotland. Lakes whiskymaker Dhavall Gandhi has…  More info

The ONE Fine Blended Whisky
$46.83

The Lakes Salted Caramel Vodka Liqueur

70cl, 25%

A triple distilled vodka liqueur, this sweet delight is the result of harmonising pure Cumbrian water from the River Derwent and charming English wheat spirit with salted caramel flavour. The Lakes…  More info

The Lakes Salted Caramel Vodka Liqueur
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$27.89

The ONE Port Cask Finished

70cl, 46.6%

From the fabulous Lakes Distillery comes this blend, a marriage of The Lakes single malt as well as select grain and malt whiskies. The liquid has been finished for a whole year in first fill Tawny…  More info

The ONE Port Cask Finished
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$49.96

The ONE Moscatel Cask Finished

70cl, 46.6%

This expression from The Lakes Distillery's The ONE range was given a finishing in Moscatel casks! The blended whisky at this expression's core has taken on a wealth of fruity, chocolatey notes from…  More info

The ONE Moscatel Cask Finished
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$49.96

The Lakes Pink Grapefruit Gin

70cl, 46%

The Lakes Distillery suggests that you serve its Classic Gin with a slice of pink grapefruit. Then, it went one step further and took out that step for you with its Pink Grapefruit Gin! It boasts the…  More info

The Lakes Pink Grapefruit Gin
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$34.03
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The Lakes Elderflower Gin Liqueur

70cl, 25%

Elderflower extract is blended with the award-winning Lakes Gin to form this lively, floral twist on a traditional gin. Distilled 6 miles from Keswick, in the heart of the Lake District, The Lakes…  More info

The Lakes Elderflower Gin Liqueur
$27.60

The ONE Orange Wine Cask Finished

70cl, 46.6%

The Lakes Distillery has done something quite unusual here, and finished its The ONE blended whisky in casks which previously held Orange wine! This particular Orange wine is pretty much what is…  More info

The ONE Orange Wine Cask Finished
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$48.82

The Lakes Vodka

70cl, 40%

From The Lakes Distillery in Cumbria comes The Lakes Vodka, which is made with water from the River Derwent (the very same River Derwent which was mentioned in William Wordworth's book, The Prelude!)…  More info

The Lakes Vodka
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$39.78

The Lakes Triple Pack (3 x 50ml)

15cl, 39%

A charming selection from The Lakes Distillery in Cumbria! This pack includes a 50ml bottle each of its Classic Gin, its Elderflower Gin Liqueur and its Pink Grapefruit Gin – ideal if you're keen to…  More info

The Lakes Triple Pack (3 x 50ml)
$17.02

The ONE Blended Whisky Set (3 x 50ml)

15cl, 46.6%

The Lakes Distillery produces some brilliant blends, combining its own single malt with wonderful whiskies from across the British Isles. If you haven't tried the range, this handy triple pack is a…  More info

The ONE Blended Whisky Set (3 x 50ml)
$22.71

The Lakes Whiskymaker's Editions Miramar

70cl, 54%

Master of Malt exclusive The Lakes Distillery has gone and made a spectacular single malt whisky for its Whiskymaker's Editions series exclusively for us! Dubbed Miramar, this expression evokes…  More info

The Lakes Whiskymaker's Editions Miramar

The Lakes Whiskymaker's Editions Bal Masque

70cl, 54%

The Lakes Distillery has gone and created another excellent expression for its Whiskymaker's Editions series, this time dubbed Bal Masque, taking inspiration from the mysteriousness of masquerade…  More info

The Lakes Whiskymaker's Editions Bal Masque

The Lakes Whiskymaker’s Edition Colheita

70cl, 52%

Behold, the first exciting release in the The Lakes Whiskymaker’s Editions series! It's called Colheita (pronoucned 'col-yate-a') which means 'harvest' in Portuguese, and is also a type of Port. You…  More info

The Lakes Whiskymaker’s Edition Colheita
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The Lakes Damson Gin Liqueur

70cl, 25%

The Lakes Distillery Damson Gin Liqueur is distilled with care and precision in a traditional, handmade copper pot still, where tart damsons are added to the award-winning Lakes Gin to form an…  More info

The Lakes Damson Gin Liqueur
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Steel Bonnets

70cl, 46.6%

Steel Bonnets from The Lakes Distillery is an intriguing blended malt, made with whiskies from both Scotland and England! At the core is a hearty helping of The Lakes very own single malt whisky,…  More info

Steel Bonnets
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The ONE Bauble 20cl

20cl, 40%

A big ol' bauble filled with The ONE blended whisky! Produced by The Lakes Distillery, The ONE is made with a combination of whiskies from around the British Isles. This bauble holds 20cl of the…  More info

The ONE Bauble 20cl

The Lakes Sloe Gin Liqueur

70cl, 25%

The Lakes Distillery combined sloes with 15 carefully selected botanicals, six of which native to the Lake District National Park, in a traditional, handmade copper pot still named Chemmy to create…  More info

The Lakes Sloe Gin Liqueur
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The Lakes Gin Bauble 20cl

20cl, 43.7%

This big bauble from The Lakes Distillery is filled with their very own Lakes Gin, featuring botanicals like bilberries, heather and meadowsweet (among others). A great gift for the festive gin…  More info

The Lakes Gin Bauble 20cl
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The ONE (1L)

100cl, 40%

A one litre edition of The ONE whisky! The ONE was the first whisky from The Lakes Distillery in Cumbria, made using whiskies from across the British Isles to create a fabulous blended whisky.  More info

The ONE (1L)

The Lakes Rhubarb & Rosehip Gin Liqueur

70cl, 25%

The Lakes Distillery has added to its selection of gin liqueurs with this delicious Rhubarb & Rosehip expression. Surely more than suitable for splashing in a glass of sparkling wine, enjoying with…  More info

The Lakes Rhubarb & Rosehip Gin Liqueur
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The Lakes Rhubarb & Rosehip Gin Liqueur Cracker

5cl, 25%

A festive treat from The Lakes Distillery, this is 5cl bottle of the lip-smacking The Lakes Rhubarb & Rosehip Gin Liqueur, presented all festive-like in a cracker-shaped package. These don't snap and…  More info

The Lakes Rhubarb & Rosehip Gin Liqueur Cracker

The Lakes Salted Caramel Vodka Liqueur Cracker

5cl, 25%

A Yuletide treat from The Lakes Distillery! This cracker-shaped parcel contains miniature 5cl bottle of its lip-smacking Salted Caramel Vodka Liqueur! While the cracker itself doesn't snap and isn't…  More info

The Lakes Salted Caramel Vodka Liqueur Cracker

The Lakes Whiskymaker's Reserve No.4

70cl, 52%

The Lakes Distillery has released its fourth Whiskymaker's Reserve, and once again it's an excellent English single malt whisky built with a fabulous selection of casks. This time, the whisky was…  More info

The Lakes Whiskymaker's Reserve No.4
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