Our Awards

We are delighted to have been awarded a plethora of international and regional awards
since LAUNCHING Salcombe Gin in 2016. 


Food & Drink Devon
Best Producer

Salcombe Distilling Co., was awarded Best Producer by Food & Drink Devon in October 2017, just 11 months after opening our distillery in Salcombe. 


san francisco world spirits
double gold

Salcombe Gin 'Start Point' was awarded Double Gold at the prestigious San Francisco World Spirits competition in May 2017. 


devon life
best drinks product

Salcombe Gin 'Start Point' was named Best Drinks Product for 2017, voted for by the readers of
Devon Life. 


great taste
3 stars

Salcombe Gin ‘Start Point’ was awarded the much coveted three stars and was described as ‘exceptional’ and having ‘remarkable length’.


beverage testing institute platinum medal

Described as 'superlative', Salcombe Gin 'Start Point' was awarded a platinum medal and received the highest possible rating with a score of 96/100. 


world gin awards

Salcombe Gin 'Start Point' was awarded Gold just six months after its launch and was awarded Gold for Technical Excellence and Premium Design. 

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food & drink Devon
Best training school

Our Gin School was awarded Best Training School at the Food & Drink Devon Awards, just six months after having first opened its doors.

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S.Devon Business Awards
Best Start Up

Salcombe Distilling Co., was awarded Best Start
Up Company at the 2018 Herald Express
South Devon Business Awards.