Cocktails · Gin Journey

Gin Basil Smash

Well it's certainly heating up isn't it folks!  I've spent the day at an incredible STEM event with some of the kids from school, came home to continue proof reading reports and now my brain pretty much resembles blancmange.  So rather than pouring myself a nice simple G&T for some reason I decided to cocktail it… Continue reading Gin Basil Smash

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Leo and Bib

I must say I was utterly thrilled when the postman knocked at the door on World Gin Day to hand me a parcel with a sticker on which I instantly recognised.  It was my delivery from the lovely Katy at Leo and Bib, and the parcel contents?  Gin related goodies obviously.  Beautifully packaged with exceptional attention… Continue reading Leo and Bib

Cocktails · Gin Journey · Holiday Gin Days

The Blue Train

Sorry for my recent absence, as the end of the school year is fast approaching my day job kind of took over and then I was in desperate need of brain switch off time.  Thankfully I'm feeling well rested after a successful half term break and an especially successful Holiday Gin Day! Teacher Buddy and… Continue reading The Blue Train

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Malfy Con Arancia

I couldn't actually believe it when I heard that Malfy had added another gin to their range...Malfy Con Arancia.  Already being a fan of the Con Limone and a Super Fan of their Originale, I went a bit Veruca Salt about wanting a bottle and got a little overexcited when it finally arrived! I have… Continue reading Malfy Con Arancia

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MAMPE’S #6 and #7

I am really excited to finally get this post out to you all as I've been sitting on it for a few weeks now...whilst merrily experimenting and enjoying the cocktails, obviously. Steeped in history, with a fantastic back story, the origins of MAMPE Berlin can be dated back to the 1830's and a gentleman named… Continue reading MAMPE’S #6 and #7

Cocktails

Unicorn Tears Cocktail

Back in March 2017 Hubby and I received our usual Craft Gin Club delivery.  The magazine in this box also just so happened to contain what has become one of my favourite cocktail recipes, Unicorn Tears. Now, I love unicorns, and I most definitely believe them to be real, along with Father Christmas, The Easter Bunny, The… Continue reading Unicorn Tears Cocktail

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Nouaison Gin

Launched simultaneously in London, Paris and Signapore, on 21st November 2017, Nouaison is the latest gin from G'Vine.  Nouaison was developed based on feedback received from bartenders over the years and as an extension of the G'Vine range.  Find out more about the launch itself in my previous article "Nouaison Gin Launch." Nouaison literally translates… Continue reading Nouaison Gin