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...

Eight of the Best Scottish Craft Gins This Summer

Christine Babington Smith | Posted 08.06.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Christine Babington Smith

It's world gin day on the 11th June, yes I know some marketing genius has dreamt this up, but still it's a good excuse for a tipple of this delicious spirit. Gin is having a fashionable renaissance at the moment with a thriving industry, 70% of it supposedly made in Scotland, generating £1.76 billion of value to the UK economy.

There's A Gin Hotel Opening In London And You're All Invited

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 25.05.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Attention gin fans! You can now get boozy on your favourite beverage, without the pressure of having to get home. All you need to do head upstairs to ...

The World's First Anti-Ageing Gin Is Here

The Huffington Post | Rosy Cherrington | Posted 05.05.2016 | UK Style

Want to do everything possible to stay looking youthful, but can't bear the thought of giving up alcohol? A new gin is claiming to answer your prayers...

London's Largest Gin Bar Just Opened And You're Invited

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 18.04.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Gin lovers, there's a new bar opening in London and it's about to become your favourite place. Ever. The aptly-named Gin Bar at Holborn Dining Room is...

The Ultimate Gin and Tonic

Victoria Ferran | Posted 31.03.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Victoria Ferran

Gin, tonic, ice, and lemon. Serving a classic G&T couldn't be simpler, in theory. And yet home-made attempts are often lacklustre compared to bar-bought ones. Access to quality ingredients are not the problem - local supermarkets are awash with small-batch artisan gin brands

A 90 Year-Old Cocktail Mystery.. And Top Christmas Tipples

Victoria Ferran | Posted 16.12.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Victoria Ferran

Buried deep inside the walls of The Savoy Hotel's American Bar lies a 90 year-old cocktail shaker filled with Plymouth Gin, Cointreau and lemon juice: The White Lady cocktail. It was lovingly laid down in 1927 by Harry Craddock - then head bartender - during an Art Deco refurb at the height of the Jazz Age. But despite many attempts to locate the ancient silver vessel, it has never been found.

You Can Now Send Your Friends Personalised Cocktails For Christmas

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 14.12.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Forget cards, you can now send your friends personalised cocktails in the post for Christmas. The cute beverages, created by startup company Etched...

Selfridges Are Selling A £2000 Bottle Of Gin

The Huffington Post UK | Brogan Driscoll | Posted 23.11.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Ladies and gentlemen, we've officially reached peak gin. Selfridges are selling a 70cl bottle of gin for £2000. Yes, really. In case maths isn'...

Lucy Sherriff

Meet The Entrepreneurs Breaking The Rules Of The Drinks Industry - With Sweets | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 05.11.2015 | UK Universities & Education

Mel Goldsmith is one half of Smith & Sinclair, an innovative company trying to change the perception of how alcohol is consumed. Mel, along with he...

Bitterness is Good

Jane Peyton | Posted 02.11.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Jane Peyton

Bitter is a term often used as a pejorative. People can be described as bitter and twisted, an unpleasant task leaves a bitter taste in the mouth, something disagreeable can be a bitter pill to swallow. Well it's time to banish the negative connotations of the word 'bitter'.