If you’re a big gin drinker you’ll probably sit up when you hear that it was originally popularised due to its diuretic qualities. Modern day London
Gins are basically neutral spirit flavoured, either by compounding or distillation, with juniper and various other seeds, berries, roots, fruits and herbs.
Juniper, schmuniper. As the worldwide gin craze shows no sign of slowing, the variety of botanicals that can be added to a gin has gone far beyond the
Launched in London on 23rd May, Lovage is the latest gin to be added to the Tanqueray portfolio and was with the help of Jason Crawley, the man behind
Many view the rules surrounding the production of cognac as being outdated, but due to tradition they have so far been generally accepted. However, one
Blue Swift is “the first-ever spirit drink made of cognac VSOP and finished in bourbon casks.” Let’s be blunt about this, Blue Swift is a ‘cognac’
Launched April 2018, Bacardi Añejo is aged in ex-bourbon barrels for 4 years (Cuatro means four in Spanish) and Bacardi say “that is creating an accessible
Rascally is a double distilled peated new make (un-aged) spirit straight from still. (A non-peated version is also available.)
Snow Queen Vodka launched in the UK in 2004, followed by the USA in 2006. Snow Queen was relaunched in 2017 and is now made with fully organic, based on
Released in January 2018, Elephant Aged Gin is a blend of gins matured in three different types of oak cask for a year. The initial limited edition was
Made from a blend of over 30 botanicals by Marian Beke and Tony Pescatoni, these tongue tingling bitters are centred around Acmella Oleracea flowers, better
Matured exclusively in ex-American rye whiskey casks, Glenmorangie’s Spios (means 'spice' in Scots Gaelic) is the ninth limited-edition bottling in the
The One is thought to be the first British Isles blend, comprising whiskies from around the British Isles.
The following are newly released and other gin & genevers we've reviewed recently (newest at the top). Please click on product names for full tasting
Tequila is a distilled spirit made from the cooked and fermented juice of the agave (pronounced ‘Uh-Gah-Vee’), a spiky Mexican plant which resembles
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