Gin

Gin-Filled Baubles Are Back To Make Your Christmas Extra Merry

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 09.10.2017 | UK Lifestyle

Gin-filled baubles are back on sale after selling out (and breaking our hearts) last year. Once again the brightly coloured balls of deliciousness ha...

Gin Pong Is The Only Drinking Game You'll Be Playing This Christmas

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 05.10.2017 | UK Lifestyle

First there was beer pong, then there was Prosecco pong, now, we give you gin pong. The drinking game, sold by online retailers gettingpersonal.co.uk,...

Aldi To Sell 8 Types Of Gin Ready For Christmas - And They're All Under £20

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 15.09.2017 | UK Lifestyle

Aldi is set to become incredibly popular with gin-lovers, after it revealed stores will be offering up eight types of gin priced £20 and under, just ...

This Mobile Gin Van Will Deliver Cocktails Straight To Your Party (But There's A Catch)

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 14.08.2017 | UK Lifestyle

Forget hosting a BYOB gathering, you can now pay for a mobile gin van to deliver delicious drinks straight to your party. The catch is that you can’...

Investigating The Claim That Drinking Gin Can Help Control Hay Fever

Dr Andy Whittamore | Posted 27.06.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Dr Andy Whittamore

What we do know is that some alcoholic drinks such as beer and wine contain high levels of a natural chemical called histamine, which is what the body makes when it responds to allergies. In fact, we take anti-histamine medicines to help stop the symptoms of hay fever.

Discovering Local Gins

Victoria Ferran | Posted 16.06.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Victoria Ferran

But as much as we Londoners like to think that we're at the centre of every significant trend to hit the UK, the truth is that gin production is thriving outside the capital. From south-coast distilleries such as Brighton Gin (distilled in the basement of the Urchin Pub in Hove) to a burgeoning number in Yorkshire, Liverpool and Scotland.

This Gin Has Been Voted The Best In The UK

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 05.06.2017 | UK Lifestyle

If you fancy yourself as a gin connoisseur, you might want to add Brighton Gin to your shopping list. The premium tipple, which costs £39.95, has be...

A Gin And Tonic Ice Cream Parlour Is Coming To London And You're All Invited

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 25.05.2017 | UK Lifestyle

If you’re a fan of gin and tonic, head on down to London in June where a pop-up ice cream parlour will be serving up the perfect summer refreshment....

A Gin Train Is Pulling Into Town To Take You On A Magically Boozy Experience

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 05.05.2017 | UK Lifestyle

Forget tube travel, a gin train is coming to town and it’s quite possibly the best (and most British) thing ever. A well known gin brand is launchin...

Gin And Tonic Ice Lollies Are Here To Get You In The Mood For Summer

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 28.04.2017 | UK Lifestyle

Gin and tonic ice lollies are now on sale and we think they sound like the perfect way too cool off on a hot summer’s day. ‘Gianni’s Alcoholic I...

Gin And Tonic Pancakes Are A Thing And This Is How You Make Them

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 16.03.2017 | UK Lifestyle

Attention gin fans! If you’re looking for a tasty dessert to accompany your favourite tipple, why not try pancakes (with more gin in them)? Gin and ...

A Gin Cruise Is Coming To The UK And You're All Invited

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 16.03.2017 | UK Lifestyle

Forget sitting in a crowded cocktail bar, because you can now enjoy gin from the glamorous surroundings of a cruise ship. Dorset Cruises has just anno...

Turbo Gin And Tonic Is The New Drink Combining Your Favourite Things

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 17.01.2017 | UK Lifestyle

Choosing between gin or coffee is the modern-day version of “Daddy or chips”, but thankfully we no longer have to decided between two of our favou...

Drinking At Christmas

Nancy Atkinson-Turner | Posted 23.12.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Nancy Atkinson-Turner

Drink Driving. We all know the rules right? The legal limit is 80 milligrams of alcohol for every 100 milliliters of blood or 35 micrograms of alcohol for every 100 milligrams of breath. So, if you are over the limit, bye bye license.

Mince Pie Gin Is Here To Fill Your Christmas With Liquid Joy

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 13.12.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Gin fans can now sip on Christmas in a glass as a distillery has made mince pie flavoured gin. The beverage, created by Sipsmith, is enhanced with spi...

12 Christmas Gift Ideas For Gin Lovers (Or Yourself)

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 16.11.2016 | UK Lifestyle

We all know that one person who’s completely obsessed with gin. A lot of the time these people are super easy to buy for at Christmas (just buy ‘...

Gin-Themed Christmas Jumpers Are Here To Make You Merry

The Huffington Post | Rosy Cherrington | Posted 12.12.2016 | UK Style

Christmas jumpers are inevitable this festive season, so you might as well line yours up with what’s truly important to you in life. Like gin. Becau...

Gin-Filled Baubles Are The Only Decoration You Need This Christmas

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 11.11.2016 | UK Lifestyle

If you loved chocolate Christmas decorations as a kid, you’ll love these baubles with a treat just for adults. Drinks brand Pickering’s Gin has cr...

Great Scottish Hygge Hideouts In Aberdeen: Get Away From The Christmas Madness

Jayne Carmichael Norrie | Posted 09.11.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Jayne Carmichael Norrie

When I first heard about Hygge, I didn't really see the relevance of it. So Danish people celebrate cosiness, who cares? But the more I look into this concept, the more I realise it encapsulates all that is good and healthy for the development of individuals, and of businesses.

6 Boozy Advent Calendars That'll Make Christmas Extra Merry

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 12.10.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Advent calendars have had an adult upgrade, which is guaranteed to make Christmas extra merry. Alcohol-filled advent calendars are back in stores and...

The New Gin-Filled Advent Calendar Is Guaranteed To Make Your Christmas Merry

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 27.09.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Gin fans, prepare for a month filled with your favourite tipple because the gin advent calendar is back. This year the creators of last year’s oh-so...

13 Signs You're Obsessed With Gin

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 10.02.2017 | UK Lifestyle

When it comes to gin, us Brits are committed. We’re splurging £1 million on it every day and drinking around 19 million litres of the stuff every ...

There's An Actual Job Going Where You Get Paid To Drink Gin

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 19.08.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Hand in your notice and collect your P45, because there’s an opening available for what might be the best job ever. A company is looking to pay some...

Londoners! A Gin Bus Is Coming

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 15.07.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Love gin? Love, ahem, buses? Well your Friday just got 110% better, because news has reached us that in less than a week’s time, London will be home...

Bottomless Brunch Just Got A Gin-Filled Upgrade

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 23.06.2016 | UK Lifestyle

If you love gin, then you might want to sit down. A restaurant has just launched bottomless brunch with all the gin you could ever wish for - we're t...