Barentsz Gin was founded by entrepreneur Michael Claessens in 2016.

Inspired by his own Dutch heritage, London-based Claessens embarked on a journey to develop an outstanding gin with an uncompromising passion for quality and innovation.

Michael decided to launch Barentsz Gin to accommodate the growing number of people who are looking for a fresher, less bitter and more refined gin taste profile. Hence their use of jasmine flowers, complemented by a unique marriage of Golden Rye and Winter Wheat.

Barentsz Gin was founded by entrepreneur Michael Claessens in 2016.

Inspired by his own Dutch heritage, London-based Claessens embarked on a journey to develop an outstanding gin with an uncompromising passion for quality and innovation.

Michael decided to launch Barentsz Gin to accommodate the growing number of people who are looking for a fresher, less bitter and more refined gin taste profile. Hence their use of jasmine flowers, complemented by a unique marriage of Golden Rye and Winter Wheat.