Tag: citrus gin

Gin review: Hidden Curiosites 42% abv

Hidden Curiosities gin is quite unusual for a British gin in that it uses 20 botanicals. There is always a danger in generalising, but British gins tend to weigh in under 14 botanicals, with our European friends with their aqua vita heritage at the higher end of the range when it comes to number of …

Gin Review : Hoppy Gin 41% abv

We love it when the guys from Audemus Spirits drop by. Not only are they the most lovely and fabulous chaps, they always bring a present of a new and unique ginny delight for us to try. Their latest visit was no exception and we were most intrigued when they set down a bottle of …

GIN REVIEW : THOMAS DAKIN GIN

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, bleary eyed, from the gin craze into a time where gin evolved from …

Gin review: Sir Robin of Locksley

Every six weeks or so we change our tasting menu’s to feature new gins. Happily in the last six months there has been a rich influx of new gins with Sir Robin of Locksley being one of these. Sir Robin of Locksley is a small batch artisan gin created in Sheffield and distilled in London …

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 …