Firebox unveils Pixie Tears Gin

British online retailer Firebox has extended its Mythical Tears spirits range with the launch of an elderflower and cucumber-flavoured expression, called Pixie Tears Gin.

The gin, which is described as having an “emerald hue”, contains the “shimmering tears” of “pixies”. Launched ahead of summer, the 40% abv expression is recommended served on the rocks or with tonic water to add “a glorious glow” to G&Ts. Like the rest of the range, a shake of the bottle reveals a "glittering shimmer". Firebox’s Mythical Tears series also includes Dragons Tears WhiskyPhoenix Tears Spiced RumMermaid Tears Vodka and Unicorn Tears Raspberry Gin Liqueur. Pixie Tears Gin is priced at £39.99 (US$52) per 500ml and is available to buy from
The managing director of online retailer Firebox recently spoke to SB about his company’s alternative approach to spirits.