On 17 January 2020, the British Honey Company (BHC) announced to TLDC shareholders that, following discussions with administrators to purchase some TLDC assets, it had taken over the distillery operations. The BHC founders then incorporated a new business on 20 January 2020 as The London Distillery Company (BHC) Ltd.


The London Distillery Company was mothballed on Sunday 19th January 2020

Mothballed  •  19.01.2020  •  Posted by whisky313

The products are now made to the same original recipe in Buckinghamshire, just outside of London.

Brand: The British Honey Company

Brand  •  01.2020  •  Posted by whisky313

January 2020, the company went into administration. The British Honey Company purchased the Dodd’s Gin and Rye brands.


official information by The British Honey Company:

In 2020 we acquired the brands of the London Distillery Company (LDC) - Dodd's Gins and its Rye Whiskey LV-1767 Edition. We are delighted to have these exceptional spirits in our portfolio, which are now made to the same original recipe and to our highest quality standards by our Master Distiller Jamie Baggott and former LDC distiller Marzio di Rocco at our distillery in Buckinghamshire, just outside of London.


Just text  •  01.2020  •  Posted by whisky313

After another failed funding round by O’Sullivan in December 2019, three TLDC directors resigned and in January 2020 the company appointed Geoffrey Martin & Co as administrators.

Special Bottling: First bottle on the market = Rye Whiskey LV-1767 Edition

Special bottling  •  11.2018  •  Posted by whisky313

It was bottled at 54.3% ABV, with only 251 bottles produced.

The London Distillery Company reopened its doors in 2016

Reopend  •  2016  •  Posted by whisky313

The distillery secured a railroad arch on "London's Beer Mile" on Druid Street in Bermondsey. Following the move production at the distillery was shut down for eight months while the company transferred its distilling approvals from Her Majesty's Revenue and Customs (HMRC)

new location

Just text  •  10.2015  •  Posted by whisky313

In October 2015, The London Distillery Company's original location on Parkgate Road in Battersea was sold to a property developer and the business was relocated.

The London Distillery Company opened its doors on Sunday 24th July 2011

Opened  •  24.07.2011  •  Posted by whisky313

former location / address:

33 Parkgate Road SW11 4NP London United Kingdom

Distillery details

  • Country
    United Kingdom
  • Status
  • Founded
  • Closed
  • Spirit stills
  • Wash stills
  • Website

Whisky Details

Distillery location

58 Druid St
SE1 2EZ London
United Kingdom


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