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Free G and Ts anyone?

We are MASSIVE fans of Franklin’s range of mixers so delighted to hear that Franklin & Sons has partnered with The Epicurean Club to give away a free G&T to London’s gin lovers to mark the start of spring, All you … Continue reading

First Accredited Gin Diploma Launches

Pioneers of accredited and independent whisky education, Edinburgh Whisky Academy have unveiled a range of new courses for 2018, building on its hugely popular Diploma in Single Malt Whisky. A really exciting option is the new unique Scottish Qualifications Authority-awarded … Continue reading

Ford’s Gin Festive Cocktail Challenge Kicks Off

Fords Gin is helping to spread Christmas cheer across London with its newly launched Festive Cocktail Challenge seeking out the best ’12 Cocktails of Christmas’, giving top bars the opportunity to showcase uniquely crafted drinks and win a one-off trip … Continue reading

Hats Off to TOAD of Toad Hall

With so many gins launching it seems on an almost daily basis there’s no doubt it has become very hard for a new arrival to make an impact in the currently superheated ginvironment. Well, ladies and gentlemen, let me introduce … Continue reading

Yay….The Original Pickering’s Gin Baubles are Baaack

Gin baubles have become a serious thing over the past year or so and we’re delighted to see that their inventors, Pickering’s Gin, you know the ones who had the idea in the first place, have already whipped into action … Continue reading

Eat and Drink Sri Lanka at the Edinburgh Fringe

This Festival, Summerhall, one of the Edinburgh Festival’s buzziest venues, is celebrating Sri Lankan culture in all its many exciting forms. The Visual Arts Festival Programme includes the first ever showcase of Sri Lankan art in Scotland with two major … Continue reading

Beefeater Distillery Celebrates World Gin Day in Style

This Saturday, the 10 June 2017, Beefeater will throw open the doors of its iconic gin distillery to host the ultimate gin infused house party – a joint celebration of World Gin Day and the finale of the popular London … Continue reading

Hayman’s Gin Moves back to London

Great news! the Hayman family today announced plans to move the distillation of its range of English Gins back to the capital, where their gin story started over 150 years ago when James Burrough, creator of Beefeater Gin, first started … Continue reading

Review of Masons Yorkshire Tea Edition Gin

Founded by gin lovers Karl and Catherine Mason who knew enough about gin to make a spirit to appeal to their own very specialised taste, Mason’s Yorkshire Gin is indeed made in Yorkshire in the small market town of Bedale. … Continue reading

Gintime Takes A Look at Colombo 7 Gin

Colombo 7 Gin has been on our radar for some time now not least because Colombo in Sri Lanka is Gintime Editor Geraldine Coates’ birthplace and original home. Here’s her review. Colombo Gin launched around two years ago but its … Continue reading