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ALDI’S SELL OUT GIN-CREDIBLE FESTIVAL IS BACK
23 May 2019


Aldi’s highly anticipated Gin Festival returns this Bank Holiday Sunday, with new arrivals in store and online perfectly suited to the warmer weather. They’re the gift that keeps on ‘gin’-ing, as the supermarket welcomes THREE brand new flavoured gins as well as a range of gift packs and gin cocktail bottles - perfect for picnics and parties this spring.
 
With the nation’s thirst for gin showing no signs of slowing down any time soon, this year’s Gin Festival is encouraging shoppers to expand their flavour profiles with unique flavours including the Blackcurrant & Liquorice Gin (£19.99), as well as the crisp and tart Raspberry & Elderflower Gin Liqueur (£9.99) and refreshingly summery Rhubarb Gin (£19.99).
 
The new gins will sit alongside Aldi’s new summer range including Greyson’s Seville Orange & Persian Lime Gin (£14.99), Infusionist Parma Violet Gin Liqueur (£9.99) and Infusionist Rhubarb, Pink Grapefruit, & Black Pepper Gin Liqueur (£9.99), creating a wealth of choice as the days begin to get warmer.

Gin
 
Gin Lane Rhubarb Gin (£19.99, 70cl)
Available in stores and online from 26th May
This classic London distilled gin perfectly balances its distinctive sweet rhubarb flavours with notes of citrus fruits. Offering drinkers a fruity rhubarb flavour, this is a deliciously sweet drink with a tart, zesty finish. To create a G&T with a difference, top with tonic water and a few rhubarb sticks.
 
Blackcurrant & Liquorice Gin (£19.99, 70cl)
Available in stores excluding Scotland and online from 26th May
A combination of blackcurrant and coriander flavours, sweetened with liquorice, citrus and almond, serves a truly unique tipple this summer. Pair with a simple tonic and slice of lemon to compliment the fruity flavours or mix with lemon and crushed ice to create a trendy Bramble cocktail.
 
Liqueurs

The Infusionist Raspberry & Elderflower Gin Liqueur (£9.99, 50cl)
Available in stores and online from 26th May
This floral liqueur combines the ripeness of fresh raspberries with delicate elderflower to produce a balanced, subtle flavour. Also offering notes of classic juniper and zesty citrus, its on-trend pink hue makes for the perfect summer party tipple.
 
Gin Cocktails

Eden Mill Mixology Berry Bramble Love Gin (£1.99, 250ml)
Available in stores only from 26th May
A blend of fresh berries, elderflower and delicate floral elements are softly mixed to create this classic cocktail. Serve in a large cocktail glass with ice and garnish with blackberries for a refreshing tipple.
 
 Eden Mill Mixology Citrus Fizz Original Gin (£1.99, 250ml)
Available in stores only from 26th May
Taste the sunshine with this gin’s bright citrus flavours including grapefruit, lemon and blood orange. Fizzed with the Eden Mill Original Gin, this is the ultimate alfresco tipple.

Eden Mill Mixology Basil Smash Hop Gin (£1.99, 250ml)
Available in stores only from 26th May
Step into the garden with this botanical gin cocktail. Characterised by notes of basil, watermelon and lime, serve with ice, a wedge of lime and a sprig of fresh basil for a quick summer refreshment.
 
Selection Packs

Flavoured Gin Tasting Pack (£9.99, 4x 5cl)
Available in stores excluding Scotland and online from 26th May
This tasting pack offers gin enthusiasts four flavoured gins in miniature sizes. Including Edinburgh Gin Raspberry Gin Liqueur, JJ Whitley Elderflower Gin and JJ Whitley Violet Gin, as well as a unique Aber Falls Orange Marmalade Welsh Gin. Bursting with flavour and combining a range of botanical, zesty and fruity notes, this tasting pack is sure to be a hit this with gin lovers.
 
Pink Gin Selection Pack (£9.99, 4x 5cl)
Available in stores and online from 26th May.  
Containing a range of four mini pink gins from fan favourite brands including JJ Whitley Pink Cherry Gin, Greenalls Wild Berry Gin, The Lakes Rhubarb & Rosehip Gin Liqueur and Gordons® Premium Pink Distilled Gin, each bottle offers shoppers the chance to expand their flavour profile at a fraction of the price.
 
Ginology Botanical Selection (£2.49)
Available in stores only from 26th May
Designed to be added to any gin drink to enrich the flavour, add a pop of colour or enhance the appearance, these botanical selections will help create the perfect gin serve. Available in two sets with the first offering Orange Zest, Juniper Berries and Hibiscus Petals and the second including Lemon Zest, Rose Petals and Orange Zest.

Greyson’s Gin & Tonic and Greyson’s Gin & Diet Tonic (85p per 250ml can)
Available in stores only nationwide now
Aldi’s award-winning Greyson’s Gin and tonic on the go. Light and crisp with rounded spice and a touch of juniper. Also available with Diet Tonic for those looking for a lighter drinking option.
 
Greyson’s Pink Gin & Tonic (85p per 250ml can)
Available in stores only nationwide now
A summer favourite and brand new to Aldi this year, the Greyson’s Pink Gin & Tonic can is the answer to all gin lover’s prayers. Packaged in a perfectly Instagrammable can, Greyson’s Pink Gin is fresh and fruity with a clear sweetness on the palate.

Gin Glasses Assortment (£7.99 4 pack)
Available in stores and online from 26th May
You have the gin and now all you need is the glass. Choose from either a cosmopolitan, balloon, short or long glass to suit your style!
 
Pop A Ball (£2.99)
Available in stores only from 26th May
Add a handful of these fruity balls to jazz up your tipple! Pick from raspberry, lemon, cherry or peach.
 
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