Flavour Compounds for Alcoholic Drinks

At Simpsons we specialise in the supply of flavour compounds for alcoholic drinks used in large volume, commercial manufacturing. 

Our customer base spans established spirit brands, distilleries, breweries, and cider manufacturers together with bottling and canning companies. 

Our MOQ is 500L, (circa 3000 litres RTD) this is typically too high for most start up ventures.

Simpsons flavour compounds for alcoholic drinks

At Simpsons we have been bringing flavour to life for 90 years. Our NPD team have a wealth of experience in drink development and flavour creation for a host of alcoholic drink categories from flavoured gin, vodka, and liqueurs to spiced rum and whisky, not to mention, premixed cocktails, flavoured beer and flavoured cider.  

We can work collaboratively with you or your clients to create new drinks, or match existing drink concepts. Whatever your project our experienced team of mixologists and flavourists, based in our purpose-built innovation centre, are here to help you every step of the way. What’s more, our in-depth knowledge of the drinks industry means that we are on hand to guide you through the complexity of industry compliance and legal regulations.  Why not check out our blog to read more about the key factors influencing and impacting the UK alcoholic drinks market.

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A reliable drinks manufacturer

With 90 years’ experience in drinks development and manufacturing, Simpsons Beverages is a name you can trust.  We always put our customers first, delivering outstanding customer service that you can depend on.

All our products are made to order, maximising shelf life, and our lead times are amongst the best in the industry.  


Liquid Flavour Compounds – A single drink ingredient to source and manage

Our drink flavours are supplied as liquid flavour compounds which help to keep the manufacturing process simple.  Our compounds are premixed and delivered as a single ingredient containing all the components required to manufacture your drink.  Just mix with water and alcohol prior to packing.

Streamline your drinks manufacturing process

At Simpsons, we recognise that manufacturing flavoured drinks is a complex process. Sourcing liquid compounds helps to make your process lean. It can take the complexity out of managing multiple ingredients, dealing with different suppliers and co-ordinating varying lead times, MOQs & expiry dates. 

Compounds are the smarter choice for drinks manufacturing

One ingredient to source and manage Reduces the need to manage multiple suppliers and ingredients
Exact amount of compound required is delivered for your production run Prevents waste and the need to manage surplus ingredients
Risk of costly mistakes is reduced Gives you peace of mind
Streamlines your manufacturing process Saves time and costs incurred by in house blending
Enables best practice as followed by brand leaders Ensures brand consistency
Delivery synchronised with your bottling schedule Enables just in time manufacturing.  Limited effort to analyse incoming goods

Our sampling service guarantees your confidence and satisfaction

Your feedback enables us to amend recipes where required until you are completely happy with the finished product.  What’s more ready to taste samples of concept drinks help you to engage with new buyers and prospects.

Outstanding technical support

We offer all our customers technical support and are always just a phone call away to help answer any questions. We always include a gold seal sample with your first batch to enable product verification ensuring your production run goes as smoothly as possible. A member of our technical team can even attend the production of your first batch if required.

A choice of commercial pack sizes to suit your manufacturing requirements.

All our compounds are supplied as a concentrated liquid/syrup with a dilution ratio to suit your production needs. Container sizes include 25L & 220L barrels or 1000L IBCs. Our MOQ is 500L (circa 3000L RTD). As a guide this volume is typically too high for start up drink brands.

Exceptional product quality and consistency guaranteed

We hold the BRCGS grade AA* certification for food safety, which ensures consistency in every batch we produce. What’s more, we only purchase our raw materials from manufacturers who hold one of the GFSI recognised certifications. All our products are blended from only the finest ingredients. We only source materials of the highest quality, from the top flavour houses.

All water used in our manufacturing process is triple filtered to remove all impurities and chlorine, before passing through an ultra-violet filter.  In addition, our exceptional levels of quality control means that every batch is micro-analysed by an independent laboratory and has full traceability with a certificate of conformity.

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