WildForagedDistilled

Wild. Foraged. Distilled

WILD ISLAY. THE HEBRIDEAN ISLAND HOmE OF THE BOTANIST CLINGS TO THE EDGE OF THE OCEAN IN THE TEETH OF ATLANTIC WEATHER SYSTEmS.

22 FORAGED ISLAND BOTANICALS. HAND-PICKED LOCALLY AND SUSTAINABLY HERE ON ISLAY BY OUR OWN BOTANICAL SCIENTISTS.

PROGRESSIVE HEBRIDEAN DISTILLERS. THE BOTANIST IS THE ESSENCE OF OUR PHILOSOPHY, OUR ART AND OUR PIONEERING SPIRIT.

Articles

Foodie Turned Forager: Roushanna Gray

South Africa’s Cape coast in summer: a high sun, parched kelp on the rocks, but with numbingly cold waters launched upon it from Southern

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Going Places: The Botanist Launches in Serbia

It was uncharted territory for The Botanist last month, when the gin was officially launched in Serbia.

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The Botanist Foraged Cocktail Competition - Japan

The Botanist Japan held its first foraged cocktail competition, comprising a host of bartenders from across Tokyo.

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Foraged Drinks
Autumn & Everything is Fungi-Dory

50ml Chanterelle Infused Botanist Gin. 35ml 4 Fungi Schnapps. Dash of Rowan Berry Verjus.

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Cloveroot liqueur

Cloveroot is another name for the common woodland plant wood avens (geum urbanum), also widely known as herb bennet.

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The Regional Botanical - by Hiroyasu Kayama

Ingredients: 30ml The Botanist 60ml Japanese botanical soda

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Our Foraging
Gorse - A Miscellany of the 22 Botanist Botanicals

Other names: Furze, Whin Latin name: Ulex europaeus

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Lady's Bedstraw - A Miscellany of the 22 Botanist Botanicals

Bedstraw's is a low scrambling plant native to Europe, Asia and of course the Hebrides.

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In Pursuit of Foraged Flavours: The First Islay Foragers’ Summit

Over the last few years we have begun to explore the flavours of our island home in ever greater depth; tasting the botanical life of thi

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Events

A Botanist Gin Masterclass at Cambridge Wine Merchants

Abi Clephane from The Botanist team will be hosting a cocktail masterclass at Cambridge Wines in Bridge Street, Cambridge on Monday eveni

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Glasgow Gin Club Foraging Walk

Join foraging tutor Mark Williams and mixologist Danny Whelan on a journey of wild alcoholic discovery in conjunction with The Botanist G

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Gin Bop

RIVINGTON BAR & GRILL IN SHOREDITCH, LONDON WILL BE HOSTING GIN BOP TO CELEBRATE GIN IN ALL ITS GUISES, PARTICULARLY

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