Soft drinks range hits awards for six

Premium tonics and mixers take top taste accolades

Premium soft drinks range Franklin & Sons celebrated success at the Great Taste Awards

THE Franklin & Sons range of premium tonics and mixers picked up six accolades at this year’s Great Taste Awards.

Its Wild Strawberry & Scottish Raspberry with Cracked Black Pepper, British Dandelion & Handpicked Burdock with Star Anise, Natural Indian Tonic Water, Natural Light Tonic Water, Scottish Soda Water and Sicilian Lemon Tonic Water each received a prestigious star at the event, which is organised by the Guild of Fine Food.

It’s the second year running the range has been honoured at the Great Taste Awards having taken home three individual stars last year.

Justin Horsman, marketing controller at Franklin & Sons, which was originally launched in 1886 and brought back to life in 2015, said: “We are delighted to have attained Great Taste Awards for the second year running. 

“This really is the pinnacle of the food and drink industry, and something we all aspire to. 

“To be named as one of the best, not once, but twice and have achieved 12 stars since the relaunch in 2015 is truly humbling and makes us proud.”