DISTILLED LONDON brings together the talents of spirits professionals each with many years' experience in the industry. Our aim is to provide consumers and brand owners alike with the benefit of our knowledge and passion for all things distilled. We provide a comprehensive service for anyone needing real expertise from the spirits world, anything from an intimate whisky tasting to advising on a multi-million pound brand launch.
Meet the team
DISTILLED LONDON is the brainchild of Edward Bates, whose many decades of experience have proved invaluable to a number of companies and individuals over the years, including Tiffon Cognac, Berry Bros. & Rudd, Diageo, The Whisky Exchange, Number One Drinks, The Whisky Lounge, Adnams and many others. Edward is one of the UK's very few Bureau National Interprofessional du Cognac (BNIC) accredited educators and is a Bureau National Interprofessional du Armagnac (BNIA) ambassador. A skilled writer, Edward has written for a number of magazines and websites.