Blavod Wines & Spts BES Blackwood's Gin listed in UK multiple retailer

  Blavod Wines & Spts (BES) - Blackwood's Gin listed in UK multiple retailer

RNS Number : 7228R
Blavod Wines and Spirits PLC
22 November 2012

                          Blavod Wines & Spirits PLC

                         ("Blavod" or the "Company")


             Tesco to stock Blackwood's Gin in England and Wales

Blavod Wines and  Spirits plc  (AIM:BES) the  owner of  premium drinks  brands 
including Blavod  Black Vodka  and Red  Leg Rum  is pleased  to announce  that 
multiple retailer Tesco  has agreed  to increase  availability of  Blackwood's 
Vintage Dry Gin to larger stores in England and Wales. Previously  Blackwood's 
Gin was only available through Tesco stores in Scotland.

Blackwood's Gin  is  made  using handpicked  botanical  ingredients  from  the 
Shetland Islands which include wild water mint, sea pink and angelica.

Commenting today, Don Goulding, Executive Chairman of Blavod, said:

"We are delighted that Tesco have  agreed to list Blackwood's Vintage Dry  Gin 
across 188 stores in the UK and are confident that this will increase sales as
well as awareness for  this unique brand. The  market continues to have  great 
interest in  premium gin  as consumers  seek distinctive  quality brands  with 
original personality"

More information on Blackwood's gin can be seen at:


Blavod Wines and Spirits plc
Don Goulding- Executive Chairman Tel: +44 20 7352 2096

N+1 Singer(NOMAD & Joint Broker)
Richard Lindley                   Tel: +44 113 241 0181

Jonny Franklin-Adams              Tel: +44 20 7496 3000

Simple Investments (Joint Broker)
Nick Emerson                      Tel: +44 1483 413500

Renato Rufus                      

Cadogan PR
Alex Walters                      Tel: +44 20 7839 9260


About Blavod

Blavod Wines & Spirits  plc is quoted  on the AIM market  of the London  Stock 
Exchange. It owns drinks brands in a number of sectors of the alcoholic drinks
market. These include premium Vodka, premium Gin and Rum and are called Blavod
Original Black  Vodka, Blackwood's  Vintage Gin  & Nordic  Vodka, Diva  Vodka, 
Jago's Cream liqueur and RedLeg.

The Company markets and sells  these brands in the UK  as well as a number  of 
international markets including the  US and Russia and  has an agreement  with 
Waldemar Behn GmbHfor  them to  produce, market and  distribute Blavod  black 
vodka  in  Germany  under  a   licensing  agreement  to  their  domestic   and 
Duty-Free/Travel retail markets as well as continental and Eastern Europe.

Through a wholly owned subsidiary, Blavod Drinks Ltd, the Company represents a
portfolio of premium quality wine, spirit and liqueur brands in the UK.

                     This information is provided by RNS
           The company news service from the London Stock Exchange


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