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BBC Good Food podcast – Gin taster


Tune into our weekly podcast where we explore interesting careers in the food industry. This week, Miriam Nice chats with Stuart Ekins, a professional gin taster.

BBC Good Food "I Can't Believe I Get Paid to do This" podcast

Gin and tonic fans listen to this, Stuart Ekins has made a career from tasting and selling premium spirits.


Stuart shares his career story with Miriam in this episode and give loads of advice and tips for those keen on working in the drinks industry.

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Try making your own at home with the best gin making kits, plus our favourite gin cocktail recipes.

Episode 3- Gin taster

Bonus episode

Host a gin tasting party with this pause-anytime bonus episode. Drinks industry expert talks you through how to organise, which gins to serve and how to get the best from a fun tasting event at home.

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Founded in 2011 by well-respected industry experts, Stuart Ekins and Richard Herbert, Cask has a dedicated team of highly skilled individuals, with decades of experience, delivering brand awareness and building relationship networks across the entire UK and into Europe. Their longevity in this fast moving business has helped to build, arguably, one of the best drinks portfolios in the UK, full of the most exciting brands from every corner of the globe.

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