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Quintessential Brands

Quintessential Brands

The Quintessential Brands Group was founded by Enzo Visone, former CEO of Gruppo Campari, and former investment banker, Warren Scott, in 2011. The Group includes the companies Quintessential Brands, G&J Distillers, the distilling and bottling division, and Essential Drinks, the business to business supply division. The Quintessential Brands Group entered into a partnership with Marblehead Brand Development in the UK in 2013.

First Ireland Spirits Company was acquired by The Quintessential Brands Group for an undisclosed sum in April 2014. The First Ireland Spirits brand portfolio includes O’Mara Irish Country Cream, Feeney’s Irish Cream Liqueur, Irish Knights Irish Country Cream and The Dubliner Irish Whiskey Liqueur.

The Quintessential Brands portfolio includes Greenall’s Original Gin, BLOOM Gin, Berkeley Square London Dry Gin, Opihr Oriental Spiced Gin and Toussaint Coffee Rum Liqueur, which are all produced by G&J Distillers.

G&J Distillers is the UK’s leading distiller and bottler of premium gin and vodka, producing 60% of gin in the UK and over 20% of premium gin worldwide. G&J Distillers is the UK’s oldest producer of premium gin and has been distilling since 1761.

The First Ireland Spirits company portfolio includes O’Mara’s Irish Country Cream, Feeney’s Irish Cream Liqueur, Irish Knights Irish Country Cream and The Dubliner Irish whiskey liqueur. In addition, First Ireland is a major provider of private label Irish Creams to major international retail partnerships globally.

Website: http://www.quintessentialbrands.com


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