Over the past few years Tanqueray have produced two Limited Edition gins, Malacca and Old Tom. Their latest addition to the collection is Bloomsbury, based on an 1880s recipe created at that time when the Tanqueray distillery was located in Bloomsbury in… Read More

Thomas Dakin was at the forefront of distilling ‘high quality gin’ way back in the 1760s when he started a distilling company in Warrington – that later became Greenalls. This was a rich period in the history of gin, as London emerged,… Read More

The lovely chaps at Batch came by a couple of weeks ago with a bottle of their gin for us to try. We love it when this happens and we especially love it when the gin is good, which Batch Gin most… Read More

Summer is here and it’s a great time to explore floral gins. Da Mhile Farmhouse Botanical gin has adorned ourselves for some time now, a Welsh organic gin which we think fits very nicely into the heavy floral category. The introduction of… Read More

With The Ashes upon us, we thought it timely to bring a fantastic Australian gin to your attention. I came across The West Winds about 3 years ago when a friend bought me a bottle after a visit to his home land,… Read More