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
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
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
Round 4 – The Southpaw Tummy suitably lined with a Guacatarian Bono, I was feeling a little more sprightly and ready for Round 4, The Southpaw, courtesy of Boxer Gin and Luke Ridge. Boxer is a blended gin, combining the botanicals, common juniper, sweet lemon, sweet Seville orange, angelica root, orris root, liquorice root,… Continue reading Ginpourium Gin Fight – Round 4 – Boxer 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
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
How my gin journey began.