Tag: Australian gin

Gin review: The West Winds: The Captain’s Cut 63% abv

The team at The West Winds have a vision “to produce distinctive Australian gin that would rival the best in the world” and so far we have been very impressed by their work, with three of their gins: Sabre, Cutlass and Broadside on our shelves. Their forth gin, The Captain’s Cut has finally arrived on …

GIN REVIEW: THE WEST WINDS – THE CUTLASS

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, Australia. I was delighted and frustrated in equal measures as I really liked …

Gin review : Four Pillars rare dry gin

I was lucky enough to be visited by the lovely chaps from the Four Pillars Gin distillery a couple of weeks ago. Interestingly enough we’d already earmarked Four Pillars for our new tasting menu so it was very nice to sit and chat and sample their gins, including a fantastic ‘Gunpowder proof’ at 58.8% set …