24 Jan 2024

Solo gin distilling, the story behind Lighthouse gin

From Afternoons, 1:21 pm on 24 January 2024

If you're familiar with New Zealand's gin scene, it's likely you've seen the label 'Lighthouse gin' on shelves and drink menus around the country.

What you may be surprised to know, is the woman behind it is a solo act.

Head distiller, Rachel Hall, is the one woman production line that makes and bottles every single bottle herself.

But, she didn't always like gin. She speaks to Jesse.

Lighthouse Gin distiller Rachel Hall

Lighthouse Gin distiller Rachel Hall Photo: supplied

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