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A Look at Martin Miller’s Winterful

Geraldine Coates casts a beady eye over Martin Miller’s winter gin. I’m a bit of a purist about gin and I like mine to be big, bold, classy and chock full of juniper. Which usually makes the run up to … Continue reading

Brilliant Brainwave Biscuits

We’ve just come across the most amazing and delicious new product – snacks whose flavours are designed to complement the exact drink you’re drinking. It’s such an obvious idea that it’s a complete mystery why it hasn’t been done before. … Continue reading

New Gin Review – Mr. Kamm’s Gin

Mr. KAMM’S GIN Producer: Kammerlings Ltd Bottled at 42% ABV On the Nose: citrussy and fresh with sharp spice notes In the Mouth: Nicely rounded with a pleasing blend of sweet and spice flavours. Cinnamon, cassia and other Eastern spices … Continue reading

New Gin Review – Jaisalmer Indian Craft Gin

JAISALMER INDIAN CRAFT GIN Producer: Rampur Distillery Bottled at 43%ABV On the Nose: citrus and tea aromas at first developing into pleasant gingery fresh notes from coriander In the Mouth: vegetal green notes tinged with lemon citrus very apparent. Peppery … Continue reading

Hendrick’s Launches Tini Martini Trolley at London Edition

Here’s something a little bit different from our friends at Hendrick’s Gin who have teamed up with the talented hoteliers of the London EDITION to launching the diminutively TINI MARTINI TROLLEY. In a world where the beloved martini has been … Continue reading

New Gin Review – Seven Crofts Gin

SEVEN CROFTS GIN Producer: The Highland Liquor Company Bottled at 43% ABV On the Nose: fresh and junipery, a massive blast of pine with underlying spiciness In the Mouth: saltiness picked up on the tip of the tongue, spiciness with … Continue reading

House of Botanicals Gins Get the Thumbs Up Big Time

Geraldine Coates gets up close with two new gins from well known The House of Botanicals.  I have to confess that I’ve always believed the words maple and gin don’t really belong in the same sentence. I’m not a fan … Continue reading

New Tickets Released for Lidl House of Hortus

 Supermarket Lidl has today announced that it is releasing extra tickets for its Lidl House of Hortus artisan gin pop up, which comes to Edinburgh on 9th and 10th November, after tickets sold out within 24 hours of it being … Continue reading

Hot Gin Toddy – Yes Please!

The nights are fair drawing in so it’s definitely time to start thinking about warming winter drinks. Enter the Hot Gin Toddy, a favourite tipple of the great Charles Dickens. Supposedly the hot toddy was invented by Dr. Robert Todd … Continue reading

Italian Gin A Big Presence in Berlin at BCB 2018

Well, well, well we certainly didn’t know that Italy is the latest country where gin is growing fast with more than 170 new Italian gins on the market. To spread the word there’s a stand focused on Italian gin at … Continue reading