G.C.D.C · Cocktails

Turkish Delight Gin Cocktail

Recently I bought a gin based Secret Santa gift in the form of this awesome book, "The Bartender's Guide to Gin" I even battled in my head over whether I could get away with giving a different pressie so that I could keep the book for myself.  Instead, I had a flick through and took… Continue reading Turkish Delight Gin Cocktail

Gin Journey · Gin Products

Drinks in Tube

I was thrilled to be contacted by the folks at Drinks in Tube and asked if I would like to try out one of their gin tasting sets, my answer was obviously yes...no one in their right mind would ever turn down gin! So what is Drinks in Tube, well, it's pretty much exactly what… Continue reading Drinks in Tube

Gin Journey · Holiday Gin Days

Spanish Gin Explosion Part 1 – Moraira

Hey lovelies, so I'm back, bronzed, with a belly full of tapas, feeling recuperated and ready for some serious holidays blogging. It would seem that the Gin Revolution which has taken the UK by storm has also hit Spain...I'm sure it's hit many other places around the world too, but as I went to Spain,… Continue reading Spanish Gin Explosion Part 1 – Moraira

Gin Journey · Gin Reviews · Holiday Gin Days · The Ginpourium

Ginpourium Gin Fight- Round 6 – Swedish Tonic

Round 6 - Yeah! Swe/can After drinking my Negroni, whilst listening to some more live music, it was almost time to go and therefore definitely time for my last cocktail.  I'm not going to lie, by this point I was feeling quite jolly for a Sunday and definitely excited by the long lie which I… Continue reading Ginpourium Gin Fight- Round 6 – Swedish Tonic

Gin Journey · Gin Reviews · Holiday Gin Days · The Ginpourium

Ginpourium Gin Fight – Round 5 – Sacred Gin

Round 5 – The Sacred Negroni Having watched a food demonstration, entered a competition to win a fridge, (which incidentally, we didn't win,) watched some great live music, met James and Zoe and helped Tom not Tim with some photos it was most definitely time for another drink! For Round 5 I opted for the… Continue reading Ginpourium Gin Fight – Round 5 – Sacred Gin

Gin Journey · Gin Reviews · Holiday Gin Days · The Ginpourium

Ginpourium Gin Fight – Round 2 – Butler’s Gin

Round 2 – Gin Dandy, Jam & Ginger This was a really interesting cocktail comprising of Butler's Gin, ginger ale, jam and ginger syrup and beer from Deviant & Dandy. Deviant & Dandy is made up of a team of three; Byron Knight Head Deviant, (who it must be said, has a truly unique and incredible… Continue reading Ginpourium Gin Fight – Round 2 – Butler’s Gin

Distillery Tours · Gin Journey · Gin Reviews · Holiday Gin Days · The Ginpourium

Ginpourium Gin Fight – Round 1 – The Wild Card

This weekend marked the start of my summer holidays.  Friday night didn't go so well, I was asleep by 8:30.  Saturday was much better, Hubby had a gig, so I went to watch and have a cheeky couple of gins in the process.  Sunday was the BEST! We were heading off to The Ginpourium Gin… Continue reading Ginpourium Gin Fight – Round 1 – The Wild Card