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A Very Boutique-y Christmas – 2019 Gin Advent Calendar

For the past couple of years I have been lucky enough to receive an advent calendar from the gorgeous lovelies at That Boutique-y Gin Company in collaboration with Drinks by the Dram, and this year has been no different!  Thankfully, as the arrival of Baby Button is imminent (apparently I'm making things a little too cosy… Continue reading A Very Boutique-y Christmas – 2019 Gin Advent Calendar

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The Gin Box – A Great Gift Idea

I must confess I was a little jealous when a boozy buddy contacted me with a picture of what seemed like a gazillion boxes of gin, with jealousy fast switching to excitement as he asked if I'd be interested in receiving one of the boxes!!  Erm...absolutely yes!  Baby Button is due in a couple of… Continue reading The Gin Box – A Great Gift Idea

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Nicholson Gin

Now, unless you were living under a rock for the month of July, you must have noticed that things went a touch crazy on the sporting side of life.  Personally, I'm a tennis fan, with Wimbledon being my sporting highlight of the year.  I go into full on screaming at the TV mode, particularly when… Continue reading Nicholson Gin

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Lyme Bay – Pink Grapefruit Gin

A wee while ago I was contacted by Lyme Bay Winery to ask if I fancied trying out some of their gin.  I'd seen a flurry of posts across social media and was most definitely intrigued..."Yes please!"  Lyme Bay Winery have two different gins under their belts and I was keen to see which would… Continue reading Lyme Bay – Pink Grapefruit Gin

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Gin and Tonic Drizzle Cake

Well, this bank holiday weekend isn't looking like it's going to be quite as fabulous as the Easter one, not here anyway.  Although it's not raining just yet, the grass is a little on the soggy side out there and the sky has a scattering of cloud. So, in the absence of reaching for my… Continue reading Gin and Tonic Drizzle Cake

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99 bottles of gin on the wall

**discount code featured at the bottom of this page** I have the absolute pleasure of being friends with some wonderfully, fabulous ginny folks.  One of them being the lovely Emma Stokes, better known to many as Gin Monkey.  If you're a fan of gin, but aren't sure who she is, she's the gal in charge… Continue reading 99 bottles of gin on the wall

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Norfolk Gin – Valentine’s Day Cocktail

I recently posted an article about Norfolk Gin where I mentioned a delicious Valentine's Day Cocktail.  It combines Norfolk Gin with hibiscus syrup and prosecco to create something quite scrummy. Valentine's Day Cocktail  You’re going to need: 25ml Norfolk Gin 25ml Hibiscus Syrup* Prosecco/Champagne Rose/hibiscus petals as an optional garnish Once you’ve got that, do… Continue reading Norfolk Gin – Valentine’s Day Cocktail

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Norfolk Gin

A couple of weeks ago I heard from a lovely lady called Hannah from Plain Speaking Agency, she contacted me on behalf of Norfolk Gin, asking if I would like to sample their gin.  They have just launched their new 10cl mini decanter, which in my opinion is a great size to buy if you're… Continue reading Norfolk Gin

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Let’s be honest…

As the Gin Industry is expanding and the market is becoming hugely saturated with our favourite tipple one would expect that people would be (very) merrily dancing in the streets and raising their voices in chants of praise and exultation.  To a degree this has happened.  More and more people are talking about gin, writing… Continue reading Let’s be honest…