21 JAN

Homes & London - Portobello Road Gin

Spirit of London

Few experiences are more satisfying than making a bespoke bottle of gin. Homes & London celebrates the spirit's rich history with Jake Burger, Resident Instructor at the Ginstitute in Notting Hill 

WRITER Hayley Ard - PHOTOGRAPHY Jon Stevens

EXTRACT '' Recently, the premium gin market has seen spectacular growth across Europe - particularly in London, where consumers are developing a taste for small-batch gin. 

Over the past few years, a new crop of micro-distilleries have sprung up around the capital. The Ginstitute very much belongs to this movement. It boasts its own Portobello Road Gin, made by Charles Maxwell - an eight generation distiller...''