Emma Stokes


Gin Monkey Ltd


Spirits writer and judge

Emma Stokes, aka Gin Monkey has become a widely respected expert on the subject of white spirits. Her books The Periodic Table of Cocktails and Have Yourself A Merry Little Cocktail have received rave reviews, and her Gin Rummy deck of cards is surely the only way to play Gin Rummy! Emma is also the prime mover behind World Gin Day, uniting gin lovers across the world in their love of the juniper-flavoured spirit. With an impressive social media presence and a regular judge in spirits competitions such as IWSC and The World Gin Awards, Gin Monkey loves to work the occasional bar shift in between keeping all the other plates spinning.

Emma Stokes