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Gin and Tonic

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You’re the Gin to My Tonic with Flavourly | Gin Diaries

Now we’re not big on Valentine’s Day in our household. But when Valentine’s Day can involve gin, I maybe get a bit more interested. That’s where Flavourly comes in. Flavourly, who famously turned down all their Dragon’s Den investment offers are well known for…

February 12, 2018
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An Epic Feast at Hen and Chickens | Birmingham

One cold, pre-Christmas evening I found my way to Snowhill. (I’m getting better at Birmingham!) Where I met the girls to head for dinner at Hen and Chickens. After chatting to a few people ahead of our visit, I quickly discovered that Hen and Chickens…

January 18, 2018
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The Christmas Gin Guide | Gin Diaries

This was supposed to be a Christmas Drinks Guide. It ended up becoming a Christmas Gin Guide instead. Because Gin. So let’s get started on this Christmas Gin Guide. For me, gin has to be served perfectly. If you’re thinking, but Miss Pond gin…

December 21, 2017
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Getting Autumnal with Rock Rose | Gin Diaries

We all know I have this thing for gin. But sometimes on the cold nights of Autumn a G&T can feel a bit summery. Well.. That’s were Rock Rose Autumn Edition enters the room. Rock Rose is a premium Scottish gin made by Dunnet Bay…

November 11, 2016
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Discovering The Teasmith Gin | Gin Diairies

Recently I got to try some wonderful new gin emerging from the crowd, The Teasmith. Based in Scotland, they’re wanting to claim a stake in the ever expanding gin market. The Teasmith are based in rural Udny, Aberdeenshire. This part of Scotland has a…

September 2, 2016
Tonic Water Tasting at Atlas Bar Manchester
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Just the Tonic Water | Gin Diaries

When you think about gin, tonic springs to mind right?! Well most of us jump towards a tonic that merely adds nothing to their drink, but there are more ‘high end’ tonics out there now. These tonic waters are designed to compliment the gins…

July 6, 2016