New Head Gardener Appointed

New Head Gardener Appointed

January 11, 2018

We have lots of exciting things planned for 2018 but none more than to kick start with a new Head Gardener, Ed Bollom. Our previous head gardener John Hawley left us in November for a new life south of the border with his family. Ed isn’t new to our Scottish oasis, he has been a … Read More

Life Changing Foot Balm

Life Changing Foot Balm

January 8, 2018

Our Herbal Foot Balm is causing a buzz – new year and soft tootsies seems to be paving the way! This little gem is a moisturising natural foot balm is made in Scotland and contains comfrey and pure essential oils of lavender and rosemary picked straight from the garden. Part of our Gardeners Essential Beauty range, these … Read More

A Very Merry End To 2017

A Very Merry End To 2017

December 22, 2017

A Very Merry End To 2017 Christmas has come around all too quickly and the end of the year is always a time for family and reflection. As we look back on our year, there have as always been the highs and the lows of running a business and dealing with the day to day … Read More

Gordon Castle Gin Trio Cocktails

Gordon Castle Gin Trio Cocktails

December 19, 2017

Festive Gin Delights Lots of you have purchased our gorgeous Gin Trio Sets which feature miniatures of our three delicious gins, a perfect Christmas stocking filler at just £17.95. So now you have your own Gordon Castle botanical, raspberry and plum gin, what’s the best way to serve them? You could, of course, drink them one … Read More

How To Make a Christmas Wreath

How To Make a Christmas Wreath

December 7, 2017

How To Make a Christmas Wreath It’s that time of year again and the gardeners here at Gordon Castle are busy decorating the shop, café and gardens for Christmas. One of our favourite jobs is making festive wreaths and we thought we would show you how we like to make them and just how simple … Read More

Our Top 10 Favourite Festive Gifts

Our Top 10 Favourite Festive Gifts

December 5, 2017

Our Top 10 Favourite Christmas Gifts Christmas, by definition, is a time for giving; whether this is with the time you spend with your family or in the beautifully wrapped present you gift to a loved one. We’re always on the hunt for those extra special Christmas gifts – an offering that is unique and … Read More

A Fond Farewell to John

A Fond Farewell to John

November 30, 2017

John, our Head Garder, is leaving us today as he and his family explore a new life south of the border. John has been integral in the development of the garden to date and we wish them all the best in their new, exciting adventure. To see us out in the proper fashion, John has … Read More

Halloween for Adults – Autumnal Flower Wreath

Halloween for Adults – Autumnal Flower Wreath

October 30, 2017

It’s Halloween tomorrow and it’s all pumpkins, sweeties and ghosts. If you love the season – but don’t love the garish costumes, pumpkin pie and screaming children that tend to accompany it – then this little beauty is for you. Plus, it’s not October specific – we have ours on show all through the summer! … Read More

As the leaves begin to turn…

As the leaves begin to turn…

October 20, 2017

We held our Market Garden event on Saturday 30th September and were blessed with a beautiful sunny day. Our visitors enjoyed the garden, food and activities as well as purchasing all of the produce which was freshly harvested  on the day. We will be sure to hold the event again next autumn so please do … Read More