It’s highly likely Santa will not be able to deliver this year. I feel sure the social distances rules will mean he can’t go to all the usual houses with his gifts but, panic ye not – our online shop is open so you can treat your gin loving friend/fiend to something gin related and …

Feb 2020 UPDATE

Well, still unbelievably frustrated however if you’ve been past in the last week you will see works have started on the street. Our insurers have begun  the process of repairs to the road. This will not be a quick job but at least things are now moving in the right direction. In the meantime we …

Progress update September 2020 Sadly we are still closed. Work is progressing nicely. Watch this space for news. We won’t lie, its been a nightmare year but at least our online shop is open for your gin related bits and bobs! Progress update September 1st 2019 The eagle eyed among you will have noticed that …

Whilst dry gin and the origins of the gin and tonic lie with all things red, white and blue it can be argued that the origins of the 21st century renaissance of the gin and tonic lie in Spain so it’s high time we turned our review focus towards our European friends and our taste …

Twelve keys is a gin made by the fantastic chaps at Sartorial Spirits that takes alchemy as its inspiration, and in particular the work of Basil Valentine who published his Twelve Keys text in 1599. The origins of distilling are closely associated with alchemy. Early distillers believed that distilling captured  the quinta  – the quintessential …