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Tasting Time, Gin Time

  Our tasting room at Nunton has been open for a few weeks now, and it is great fun to meet and greet all of the visitors pouring into the building to get to know Downpour Gin a little better.  Le...
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EDGE, an Island Exhibition

It is always important to us that our island home at the historic Nunton Steadings is more than just a distillery, that it is a hub of island activity and continues to be the vibrant, exciting ga...
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Something New, Something Blue

Our award winning Downpour Scottish Dry Gin, now in a bottle as bold and unique as the spirit inside it. Inspired by classic glass bottles of the past, our new custom designed bottle takes the ico...
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COCKTAIL RECIPE: Rockpool

What is a trip to Uist without a day spent at the beach, rummaging through rockpools for salty treasures? Crystal clear liquid, tantalising surprises glistening beneath the surface, the refreshin...
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COCKTAIL RECIPE: Citrus Cloud

A silky smooth orange and ginger sour, the Citrus Cloud is a delicious way to turn your Downpour Scottish Dry Gin into a sophisticated drink that will have you floating off to cloud 9. With the f...
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COCKTAIL RECIPE: Very Berry

The Very Berry is a festive, fruity little number that brings together Downpour Scottish Dry Gin, sweet vermouth, sherry and raspberry syrup for a deliciously smooth and sophisticated cocktail. (Y...
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Teamwork, Dreamwork

Back when our distillery was just the spark of an idea, we dreamed about what it would be like to work with a team of talented people one day, and as 2022 kicked off we were thrilled to have gone...
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COCKTAIL RECIPE: Island Life

  Who doesn’t love a dash of sherry in their cocktails? A sophisticated sip. The combination of lime and orange flavours are bright and fresh. And for the easy squeeze there’s nothing like a bit o...
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