Looking to branch out from your regular G&T but unsure where to start? We’ve selected the UK’s best gin subscriptions boxes that will deliver a new drink to your door every month.
There’s so many variations of gins to try that it can be overwhelming to know which one to sample next, let alone what type of mixer to pair it with.
If it’s time to branch out from your regular Gordons, ice and slice, but the furthest you’ve branched out is to Pink Gin, then these subscription boxes are just the tonic for you.
Let the gin experts send you selected gins, tonics and even bar snacks to explore the weird, wacky and wonderful gins that the UK has to offer. Try experimental gins from remote corners of the world, or even from a local distillery you’ve always been meaning to try. There’s something for everyone and every budget in these subscription boxes.
With new gins sent to you each month, you’re bound to find a new firm favourite to spice up your bar cart and learn a wealth of knowledge to impress your friends with next time you’re at the bar.
We’ve selected some of the best Gin subscription boxes that the UK has to offer, now you simply have to pick one from this delectable list! Check them out below.
1. The Craft Gin Club
- Craft Gin Club Subscription Box, £40 a month – buy here
Promising “gin and more to your door”, the UK’s biggest gin club delivers rare and exclusive small batch gins from across the globe for you to try at home. Across the year, gin lovers receive six gins from the UK and another six from outside the country.
For £40 a month you’re sent a craft gin from one of the world’s finest distilleries, with the most recent boxes offering tastes from China and America.
For the high-end price tag, the box contains a full-sized bottle of craft gin, tonics, garnishes and ingredients to make the cocktail of the month. It even comes with sweet and savoury snack — it’s essentially a great evening sent to you in a box.
2. Friday Night Gin Club
- Friday Night Gin Club, from £15 per month – buy here
Give yourself that Friday night feeling any day of the week with the Friday Night Gin Club. Splurge on a full bottle of craft gin or extend your collection by opting for four small bottles each month.
Starting at £15 a month for the box of minis, you can tailor your subscription to your drinking habits and budget with the option to swap boxes or cancel anytime. If you can’t decide, you can always get the best of both worlds and spend £40 on the full bottle and four miniature gins.
There’s even a monthly live stream party to drink your unique gins with others.
3. Craft 56 Scottish Gin Club
- Craft 56 Scottish Gin Club, £40 a month – buy here
Take a trip to the Highlands and explore Scotland’s best gins for £40 a month. From the comfort of your own home, you’ll journey through the breadth of Scotland’s craft gins, from small producers throughout the country.
Each box contains a 70cl bottle of gin, the recommended tonic water or mixer and suggestions of how to serve the drink. New members receive a Craft56 gin glass, too!
Take the first step of this Scottish Gin discovery and sign up for the monthly, bi-monthly or quarterly subscription.
4. I Love Gin
- I Love Gin, £14 a month – buy here
As an affordable alternative, I Love Gin subscription boxes send two dinky gins and tonics from unique distilleries for you to mix and match into four delicious G&Ts.
Have the pleasure of testing new concoctions at home for the same (if not cheaper) than four drinks in your local bar. Along with the recipe book, these selective gins and tonics are sent with garnishes and notes on how to pair each flavour for you to order the perfect drink next time you’re out out.
5. Sipsmith Sipping Society
- Sipsmith Sipping Society, £35 per month – buy here
Now the Sipsmith Sipping Society is designed for the adventurous drinker, the one who’s happy to try rare botanical gins and probably never orders the same drink twice.
Every other month, Sippers receive two experimental 20cl gins with a run down from the Master Distiller Jared Brown of the character behind the drink.
For six instalments of £35, you can explore the wide variety of gins that Sipsmith have on offer including twists on English classics such as Lemon Drizzle and High Tea Gin. As well as the seasonal flavours such as Christmas Pudding, Spiced Pumpkin and Mulled Gin. There’s even a banana bread gin that’ll take you right back to March 2020.
6. The Secret Garden Distillery
- The Secret Garden Distillery, £25 a month – buy here
Drink your way through the seasons with this gin subscription that sends you botanical gins that align with the time of year such as Rose gin in February and a Tulip one in March.
As an imaginative spin on nature cycles, follow the year through gin for just £25 a month. The 100% natural gins are inspired (and created from) The Secret Herb Garden in Edinburgh that founders, Hamish and Liberty, have nutured since 2012. The couple now boast over 600 types of herbs most of which feature in their unusual gins.
Each gin club member receives a limited edition 20cl bottle of gin, along with a 5cl sample room gin, mixer and garnish that is also hand-picked from the Scottish herb garden. If you’re looking for a unique gin-filled experience, then this is the box for you!
7. Think Gin Club
- Think Gin Club, £40 per month – buy here
When you Think Gin, you have to think big as each month they send out a whole bottle of craft gin for you to enjoy with several bottles and cans of flavoured waters, tonics, juice to create a wealth of cocktails.
In each box is also a complimentary gift – usually a swanky tool to take pride of place in your bar cart, and some much-needed bar snacks after a bottle of gin!
For £40 a month, members try gins from across the world to create new and exciting cocktails from the comfort of their own home. With the option to receive them monthly, bi-monthly or quarterly it’s ideal for every budget.
- Intergin, £40 per month – buy here
This is the subscription box for all you die hard gin lovers. Expand your knowledge of gins, drink and get two memberships in one! The Intergin club offers gin-credible extras including membership to the Craft Gin & Spirits Discount club, Sip + Share, which offers 35% off craft gins and tastings.
In the monthly box, members receive a full bottle of UK or worldwide craft gin paired with the tonics and garnishes, nibbles and the Ginsarian newsletter and Sippit e-magazine. It’s a box of gin trivia as much as the drink itself.
9. Little Gin Box
- Little Gin Box, £10 per month – buy here
For only £10 a month you could receive two carefully selected 50ml bottles of gins from the experts over at Little Gin Box.
It’s an affordable way to sample gins from around the world without even leaving your house. The Little Gin Box is equipped with tasting notes so you can select the best mixer to match with that month’s chosen gin.
With this non-committal subscription you have the flexibility to cancel anytime or fix your membership for three, six or twelve months for gin-filled fun without breaking the bank.
10. Gin to my Tonic Club
- Gin to my Tonic Club, £30 per month – buy here
Let the festivities be-gin with this interactive gin club! Not only will you receive 5 50ml miniature Award-Winning Craft Gins and 5 accompanying Fever Tree Mixers, you can also take part in the virtual Gin festival on the last Saturday of every month.
Hear from each month’s distillery and learn the story behind the gins before you, make cocktails with expert virtual supervision and share all your gin trivia with fellow club members.
It’s a subscription to share in a collective love of gin, for those who crave the community of like-minded people without leaving home. This Club is an extension of the popular hangout, Gin to my Tonic bar in Oxfordshire.
11. Lucky White Heather Club
- Lucky White Heather Club, from £10 per month – buy here
Gin experts behind Summerhall Drinks Lab and Juniper Festival have created a tailored subscription box to deliver the best gins Scotland has to offer straight to your door.
Tweak your subscription box to suit your budget and choose from two or four 50ml gins each month, then you can scale your box to include mixers and cocktails for £16 as well. It gives you the opportunity to create a more affordable box without missing out on some of the best gins from Scotland’s favourite distilleries.
Included within this subscription are virtual monthly gin tastings with exclusive interviews with Scottish gin producers to learn more about the journey behind each gin.
12. The Local Gin Company
- The local gin company, from £40 a month – buy here
Dive in and sample some of the finest gins your local area has to offer with The Local Gin Subscription Box. Receive a full-sized bottle of craft gin from your region, three tonic waters and garnishes to rustle up your new favourite drink at home.
Support your local distilleries while you indulge in a well-earned drink and even receive discounts and early access to gin events, experiences and accessories. The local boxes are £40 a month for a monthly, bi-monthly and quarterly subscription.
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