Adnams, the Suffolk
beer producer, has announced plans to start distilling. The ale specialists have unveiled plans for their own micro-distillery that will intially produce its own gin and vodka. Future plans include adding a Suffolk whisky.
Starting as a small-scale operation, the £500,000 distillery project will produce around 40,000 bottles a year. The initial target is to hit the Christmas trade by having the gin and vodka will on the shelves from November.