Has Chase Distillery been sold?

Has Chase Distillery been sold?

Further to our announcement on 26 October 2020 and the Competition and Markets Authority’s confirmation of regulatory clearance on 11 February 2021, Diageo today announces that it has completed the acquisition of Chase Distillery.

Where is Chase gin from?

Chase Distillery

Type Private company limited by shares
Headquarters Chase farm, Hereford, Herefordshire , United Kingdom
Area served World Wide
Key people William Chase
Products Vodka Gin Cider

Is Chase gin made from potatoes?

Well, we make our spirits entirely from scratch. Our family has a passion for farming, we grow potatoes and apples which we distil into our range of spirits. In our Chase Original Potato Vodka 250 glorious British potatoes go into every bottle! The quality of our products isn’t by chance.

How long is the Chase Distillery Tour?

1 hour 45 minutes
Tour duration: 1 hour 45 minutes. To book: Please check online booking calendar for availability.

Who bought Chase Gin?

Diageo has completed its acquisition of English producer Chase Distillery following approval from the UK’s Competition and Markets Authority. In October 2020, Smirnoff vodka and Gordon’s gin owner Diageo agreed to acquire Chase Distillery for an undisclosed sum.

Who brought chase?

Today, Diageo announces it has reached agreement to acquire Chase Distillery, the owner of Chase GB Gin and the award-winning Chase Original Potato Vodka. Founded in 2008 by entrepreneur William Chase, the Chase Distillery portfolio includes seven gins, four vodkas and an elderflower liqueur.

Is Chase Gin good?

The juniper is huge, but balanced by assertive lemon which really persists through the mid-palate with the spices taking turns to flit in and out. Finish: Good length. Peppery and spicy, with lingering citrus and juniper that just won’t quit. G (2:5 ratio, no ice): Really excellent.

Who is William Chase married to?

Stephanie Gibsonm. 2009–2012
Lori Chasem. 1998–2008
Will Chase/Spouse

Which gin is made from potatoes?

Today, both farm-grown potatoes and apples are used in the spirits, with Chase Original or Naked Chase Vodka forming the base of Chase Gin. Chase produces five different gins: Chase GB Gin, Williams Elegant Gin, Williams Pink Grapefruit Gin, Williams Seville Orange Gin and Chase Sloe and Mulberry Gin.

What do you mix with Chase espresso vodka?

Best enjoyed neat over ice. Rich milk chocolate, hints of vanilla, honey and aromas of dark roast coffee.

When did Diageo buy Aviation gin?

Reynolds acquired an unspecified minority stake in Aviation Gin in 2018, since then the brand had thrived, Diageo, the world’s largest spirits maker, said on Monday. It said Reynolds would retain his interest in Aviation American Gin.

Where is the Chase Distillery in Herefordshire?

Chase Distillery is based in Preston Wynne, Herefordshire, and was started by William Chase in 2008 with the mission to challenge the status quo in the spirits industry as pioneers of the first field to bottle distillery in… Read More.

What to do after a tour of Chase Distillery?

During the tour, you will enjoy; a Chase GB Gin & Tonic followed by a tutored tasting and a zesty Pink Grapefruit Gin & Tonic to finish. Afterwards, you’ll be able to browse our distillery shop and stock up on your favourite Chase spirits to enjoy at home.

Where does Williams Elegant 48 gin come from?

In March 2009 our Williams Elegant 48 Gin was born out of a desire to branch out into gin production. Herefordshire is the cider capital of the country and so it made sense to produce a fantastic cider from our own apples before distilling it into this delicious gin.