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Red Snapper

After accidentally having one too many grown up drinks last night and being up early this morning to walk Juniper and pick some more sloes, I have been left feeling a little jaded.  In my younger days of galavanting, the remnants of the night before could be seen off quickly and fairly painlessly with three… Continue reading Red Snapper

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Aphrodite’s Rickey

Friday night most certainly reeks of cocktails, so here is a little recipe to kick off your weekend!  For this cocktail you'll need a bottle of Strawberry & Balsamico Gin.  Fresh strawberries, strawberry and black pepper distillates and "the very finest balsamic vinegar money can buy*" are added to a classic gin base to create this fruit gin. 

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That Boutique-y Gin Company’s 1st Birthday Party

I wouldn't normally be quite so enthusiastic about an invitation to a 1st birthday party, but things are a little different when it's for a gin company!

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The Swedish Rose

When life begins to get in the way, and the end of term is fast approaching, there's only one thing to do...make a gin cocktail to see you through to the end! This time I needed a bit of a pick-me-up, and with it being spring I figured floral was the way to go.  So… Continue reading The Swedish Rose

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The Advent Plan – That Boutique-y Gin Company

Now I am well aware that we are long past the 12th day of Christmas and all the Christmas decorations and chatter should be safely locked away for another 11 months, however, I had a pretty fab time this year in the build up to Christmas and I'd like to share it with you. I'm… Continue reading The Advent Plan – That Boutique-y Gin Company

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The Chocolate Orange

Behind one of my Boutique-y Gin Advent Calendar doors I was rather excited to find a wee dram of Chocolate Orange Gin.  Yup, you heard right, Chocolate Orange Gin.  This was calling out to be used in a cocktail.  The advent serving suggestion on the "That Boutique-y Gin Company" website was a Brunch Martini, but… Continue reading The Chocolate Orange