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he University of Glasgow has unveiled its own branded gin created by a former Arts student.

Helen Stewart from Badvo Distillery near Pitlochry (featured in Scotland Correspondent issue 28) has worked

Badvo Gin as featured in Scotland Correspondent

with the University to create the exclusive branded version of her gin which is called 1451 – after the year the institution was founded. It is being launched for the Summer Graduations 2019. Ms Stewart, an English Literature and

Linguistics graduate, created the new gin which she has been distilled with 100 per cent hand foraged botanicals from the Perthshire hill farm which has been in her family since 1599. The gin is predominantly sweet apple with a wild mint finish.


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