Updated: Dec 16, 2021
Enjoy this unique London dry gin while you can as stocks are limited
Shetland Reel has announced the launch of Gin Bean, a limited-edition gin made in collaboration with Cairngorm Leaf & Bean, an artisan coffee roastery in the Scottish Highlands.
The collaboration came about earlier this year when both businesses realised the
benefits of working together to promote and support each other during the
The result is an exceptional London Dry Gin with intricate hints of mocha from Cairngorm Leaf & Beans’ El Salvador SHG ‘Cuzcachapa’ single-origin coffee.
Commenting on the new gin, Director of Shetland Reel Debbie Strang said: “We always endeavour to work closely with other businesses but lockdown gave us an
opportunity to try something different."
"We’ve often wondered whether a hint of coffee in our London Dry Gin would work, and we loved the idea of people coming together after lockdown, whether it was for a coffee or a gin. So, what better way of celebrating than with a combination of both gin and coffee?”
Only 500 bottles of Gin Bean have been produced and are available to buy
exclusively from the Shetland Reel website and the Unst distillery.