Tarquin Leadbetter


Tarquin Leadbetter is the founder of Southwestern Distillery based outside Padstow, creator of internationally award-winning spirits including renowned Tarquin’s Gin, Twin Fin Rum and new Connie Glaze Vodka. Tarquin taught himself to distil gin on his cooker at home at the age of 23 over a decade ago, and has gone on to win World’s Best Gin for Tarquin’s at the San Francisco World Spirits Competition, with the costal craft gin now listed in some of the best bars and restaurants in the world across 35 countries.