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Gin News Roundup – 9th November 2018

Gin News Roundup – 9th November 2018

Hello again, folks and welcome to another of our Gin News Roundups! Yes, the world keeps turning and gin news keeps happening.  Here goes: A New Idea That Several People Have Had Already Regular readers will remember our previous update in which we told you about John...

Gin Botanicals: Angelica Root

Gin Botanicals: Angelica Root

Name: Angelica Root Species: Angelica Archangelica - catchy! Also known as Garden Angelica, Norwegian Angelica and Wild Celery. Geography: Angelica grows wild throughout Scandinavia and is cultivated in France, Germany and Eastern Europe. Characteristics: Like...

Gin News Roundup – 26th October 2018

Gin News Roundup – 26th October 2018

Time for another Gin News Roundup, folks!  While you were sleeping, gin news was happening. Here's what caught our eye recently: Brewdog’s Lone Wolf Rebranded Lone Wolf, the distilling arm of shouty, attention-starved brewers Brewdog, have unveiled a rebrand of their...

Gin Botanicals: Coriander

Gin Botanicals: Coriander

Welcome to another of our potted profiles of the most common Gin Botanicals! This week we're looking at Coriander, an essential component of most of our favourite gins. If you missed last week's missive on Juniper, you can find that here. Enjoy! Name: Coriander...

Gin Botanicals: Juniper

Gin Botanicals: Juniper

Juniper Hi folks, and welcome to a new series on the blog - our profiles of the main Gin Botanicals! And of course there's only one contender for our first entry: Juniper! These dark, bitter berries are the essence of Gin, contributing the spirit's dominant flavour...

Gin News Roundup – 5th October 2018

Gin News Roundup – 5th October 2018

Things just keep happening in the world of gin, so here's another Gin News Roundup - consider this your Ginformation Update! Hendrick’s Gin Palace William Grant's, owners of Hendrick's Gin have announced a major upgrade of the Hendrick's facility at their Girvan...

Gin News Roundup – September 2018

Gin News Roundup – September 2018

Hi folks, and welcome to our new look blog! It's been a while since we've posted, so for starters here's a potted rundown of recent gin news, with all the notable happenings in the Gin world in the last month or two.  We'll be publishing these gin news roundups...

Which Gin should I buy next?

Which Gin should I buy next?

It may not be something you’ve ever thought about. Your experience of wondering which gin to get may only extend to working out which one is on the best offer in your local supermarket. But help is at hand. The selection of available gins is getting trickier every day...

Can Gin go bad?

Can Gin go bad?

This might sound stupid, but it’s a valid question that does come up from time to time: can gin actually expire or go bad?  It’s at least worth investigating, because if the answer was yes then we’d want to know about it. First things first, you won’t see an...

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