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EMBRACING ADVENTURE

‘Life is about the journey, not the destination’

Ralph Waldo Emerson

This is something that we embrace as did our forebearers. Life is an adventure, where you are continually learning and moving forward.  We took a leap of faith into the unknown, a world filled with colour, flavour, and beauty. There were no boundaries and through journeying the currents we have discovered new shores. Our adventure has seen obstacles overcome, dead ends navigated, and new doors opened. Our lives have been enriched by a wonderful vibrant community who have welcomed us with open arms. Downton Distillery has been able to become more than the concept it once was, drawn up on a piece of paper. As with all ventures, trust your gut instinct when a situation may not seem right, walk away when needed, it is all part of the journey. Learn, laugh, grow and work to live, for your adventure has only just begun.

Explorer's Gin and tonic
PRODUCT

EXPLORER'S GIN

How do you enjoy your gin? With tonic or in a cocktail?

Hugh Anderson Interview Downton Distillery Wiltshire Salisbury
ARTICLE

EXPLORER'S GIN REVIEW

"It's not just a gin, it's the idea of place, people and an attitude all captured in a bottle."

Olivier Ward

Water from River Avon known for its Gin clear qualities.
PRODUCT

SPRING WATER

We use pure, natural spring water.

Campari Sour with Explorer's Gin, Wiltshire
COCKTAIL OF THE MONTH

CAMPARI SOUR

50ml Explorer's Gin

25ml Campari

25ml Lemon juice

15ml Simple sugar syrup

1 Egg white

BOTANICALS

SZECHUAN PEPPER

Pungent, citrusy and floral.

The spice comes from the fruit's dried husk, whilst the sanshool oils provide the spice.

Save money by upcycling and recycling your bottle. Money in a jar

REUSE & REFILL

We are continually improving our carbon footprint through both environmental and sustainability initiatives. We believe that our bottle is too beautiful to throw away and are keen that you reuse and refill it. Every reused bottle not only helps to save the planet but also saves you money. This saving we pass straight to you. You can now refill your bottle at Downton Brewery saving yourself 20%.

Explorer's Gin with clothing at Regent Tailoring, Salisbury Wiltshire

CLICK & COLLECT

You can now collect your online bottle order from Regent Tailoring. A brilliant tailor, personal stylist and curator of contemporary fashion, Regent Tailoring has become an institution in Salisbury over the past fifteen years. Whilst collecting your bottle feel free to have a look around this beautiful shop.

Please show your confirmation e-mail with order number when collecting your bottle.

Explorer's Gin on Sunday Brunch Review

SUNDAY BRUNCH REVIEW

Olivier Ward made the Paloma cocktail which uses grapefuit juice for the Channel 4 team.

SUNDAY BRUNCH REVIEW

Olivier Ward made the Paloma cocktail which uses grapefuit juice for the Channel 4 team.

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