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ISGD 2020 – The Orkney Distillery

Anyone who knows me knows I'm a massive fan of Scottish gins. Having two Glaswegian parents and four Scottish grandparents I will always describe myself as Scottish...despite the fact that I was born in England, technically I'm full of Scots blood, right? My gin collection is filled with a very large number of gins from… Continue reading ISGD 2020 – The Orkney Distillery

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ISGD 2020 – Wild Island Gin

Anyone who knows me knows I’m a massive fan of Scottish gins. Having two Glaswegian parents and four Scottish grandparents I will always describe myself as Scottish…despite the fact that I was born in England, technically I’m full of Scots blood, right? My gin collection is filled with a very large number of gins from… Continue reading ISGD 2020 – Wild Island Gin

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Burrell’s Dry Gin – Burrell’s Breeze

Well my lovelies, you all know how much I love a gin with a good story and in Massingberd-Mundy it would seem I've stumbled upon a pretty good one.   In the heart of the Lincolnshire Wolds, set in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, you will find the South Ormsby Estate.  Comprising of four villages,… Continue reading Burrell’s Dry Gin – Burrell’s Breeze

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Jaffa Cake Gin – Negroni

When I was contacted by Atom Brands and asked if I fancied trying their Jaffa Cake Gin, I'm not going to lie, I was a little dubious.  I immediately heard chants of "#StopFuckingWithGin" ringing in my ears and was worried this could be a very sticky, sickly, sweet drink.  However, knowing that Atom Brands were… Continue reading Jaffa Cake Gin – Negroni

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Chapel Down Bacchus Gin – Garden of England Cocktail

Chapel Down I was absolutely thrilled to be invited to the first, private, ‘Gin Masterclass’ session with Chapel Down’s very own Managing Director, Mark Harvey a couple of weeks ago. Made with a grappa and wheat base spirit, the botanicals in Chapel Down Bacchus Gin are designed to mirror the flavour profile of the Bacchus… Continue reading Chapel Down Bacchus Gin – Garden of England Cocktail

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Virtual Gin Tours and Tastings

22.6.2020 It's pretty crazy to think that we've now spent almost 100 days in lockdown. I know it has been eased and we're able to do much more, but I for one am missing the pub. With no end in sight just yet, we've got to look at the positives. We've all become much more… Continue reading Virtual Gin Tours and Tastings

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Personalised Bottles from Brentingby

It's no secret that since the launch of Brentingby Gin back in September 2018 Bruce (the founder) and I have become pretty good friends.  Our relationship is such that Bruce knows my Hubby and I would tell him if we think his gin sucks, even better is that he's totally ok with it and welcomes… Continue reading Personalised Bottles from Brentingby

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Bonboosh

**Discount Code Below** I've had messages asking me about the marshmallows featured on Day 30 - Quirky of my Gin A Day May images.  So breaking with tradition, but maintaining a firm ginny link, here's a little bit more about the brand and a rather tasty discount code for you guys to use too! Bonboosh… Continue reading Bonboosh

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Blueberry Gin Sour

This cocktail is a twist on a delicious gin classic and I must say I enjoyed it rather a lot. A few weeks into lockdown, a friend who lives just around the corner dropped a bag of delicious homemade goodies at our front door.  Inside were homemade scones and blueberry jam.  The accompanying note read...… Continue reading Blueberry Gin Sour

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Gin A Day May 2020

After it's roaring success last year, Gin A Day May was back with a vengeance this year, encouraging people from around the globe to rise to a rather fun social media challenge.  The brainchild of the lovely Sarah Miller aka Gin A Ding Ding, Gin A Day May encourages people to respond to a prompt… Continue reading Gin A Day May 2020