Fok Hing Gin is made in Hong Kong by Incognito Group. A British drinks trade body ruled its name offensive. Photo:  Facebook/Fok Hing Gin
Fok Hing Gin is made in Hong Kong by Incognito Group. A British drinks trade body ruled its name offensive. Photo: Facebook/Fok Hing Gin

Hong Kong gin brand’s name ruled offensive in UK

  • The name Fok Hing Gin ‘is clearly intended to shock’, said a complainant to a UK trade body, which agreed it was inappropriate to link a name to a profanity
  • ‘We strive to be a brand that celebrates the language, culture and heritage of Hong Kong,’ the gin’s maker said, pointing out it was named after a city street

Topic |   Wine and Spirits
Fok Hing Gin is made in Hong Kong by Incognito Group. A British drinks trade body ruled its name offensive. Photo:  Facebook/Fok Hing Gin
Fok Hing Gin is made in Hong Kong by Incognito Group. A British drinks trade body ruled its name offensive. Photo: Facebook/Fok Hing Gin
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