Cocktails · That Boutique-y Gin Company

Blood Orange and Cumin Margarita

Last year the gorgeous Steph from That Boutique-y Gin Company put together an incredible array of advent serves to go with the Boutique-y Gin Advent Calendar.  She did an fantastic job and I can only imagine the amount of time it must have taken her to compile. This year she handed the baton to us,… Continue reading Blood Orange and Cumin Margarita

Gin Events · Gin Journey

Silent Pool Gin Sensory Cocktail Experience

I'm very fortunate in the respect that over the past few weeks I've been invited to and attended some pretty fabulous gin events.  Even more interestingly, they all seem to have had one thing in common, see if you can guess the connection. That Boutique-y Gin Company launched their new Olfactor-y range of perfume-inspired gins. … Continue reading Silent Pool Gin Sensory Cocktail Experience

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Gin O’ndina at Harry’s Dolce Vita

A few weeks ago I was invited to an intimate dinner during Italian Cuisine Week with Campari’s newest gin, O’ndina at Harry’s Dolce Vita, London.  The evening was to be a drinks reception followed by an intimate bespoke dinner and more delicious O’ndina cocktails in Harry’s Dolce Vita’s Canaletto private dining room.  A quick internet search… Continue reading Gin O’ndina at Harry’s Dolce Vita

Gin Journey · Gin Reviews

Distillers of Surrey – Sherlock & Sons

Over the summer a beautiful new bottle caught my attention as a flurry of pictures appeared across social media.  Distillers of Surrey was not a distillery which I had heard of before, hardly surprising at a time when gin is at it's peak and it seems new distilleries are opening by the hour.  So when… Continue reading Distillers of Surrey – Sherlock & Sons

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Letterbox Gifts

Last week I found out that I was the lucky winner of an Instagram competition run by Letterbox Gifts.  I'm usually rubbish at winning things so I was pretty excited about this, particularly because it was gin related!  The competition itself was pretty easy, just a simple like and follow, the fact that even I… Continue reading Letterbox Gifts

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Brentingby Gin

Back in August I received an invite to the launch of a new gin, Brentingby.  It looked delicious, sounded delicious, there was only one problem, the launch event was being held on The Mother Figure's birthday.  I played through a number of strategies in my head about the best way of approaching this.  The first… Continue reading Brentingby Gin

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Ice and a Slice

**DISCOUNT CODE FEATURED BELOW** I remember when I was little and the excitement associated with getting post.  Grown-ups always got post, kids didn't.  So when an envelope or package did arrive for me I was completely beside myself, particularly if it wasn't around my birthday or Christmas, well everyone gets post then.  Now that I… Continue reading Ice and a Slice