Product Reviews

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Product Review – Grant’s Family Reserve

Certainly one of the most well known and reasonably priced whiskies in the UK, Grants Family Reserve can be found in off-licences and bars all over the country. Popular as it is, is it any good? Our resident whisky obsessive, Jack, takes a more detailed look at the ‘Real O
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Product Review – Grant’s Signature Whisky

Grants whisky… much beloved of corner shops all over our fine island(s). At 130 years old, and with 6 generations of heritage, there’s more to what they offer than you might think. We get our hands on the ‘signature’ blend and see what this 130 year old distillery thinks its
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Review – In The Nood, ‘Simply Cacao’ Flavour

Our Jason gets his hands on In The Nood‘s Simply Cacao flavour. Gluten free, raw, vegan, paleo and more. It’s ENERGY BALLS FOR YOUR ENERGY LEGS.   What is it? Energy ball mixture, gluten free – paleo – raw – no processed sugar. In this
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Product Review – Multipower Formula 80 Protein Powder (Cookies & Cream Flavour)

Tasting Britain’s resident meathead, Jack, gets his hands on some protein from Multipower – not quite so well known around here but big in Germany (like big German people). It consists of 4 types of protein and you could drink it for dessert. Verdict? do you even lift 
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Product Review – Ibiza Ice

Our Rick (who is immune to both the cold and to criticism), puts sparkling wine cocktail brand Ibiza Ice’s premise/promise of ‘every day is a holiday‘ to the test. In his back garden. In winter. In flip flops. Does he succeed?
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Review – Highland Park 12 Year Old Whisky

Highland Park’s ’12’. Jack’s been happily drinking this stuff for years (and may he drink it for many more…). With this in mind, it seemed high time that we finally gave a few more column inches to the flagship whisky of one of our very favourite
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Product Review – Bluw Star Wars X Wing Knife Board

Jack: When someone invited me to try a knife rack shaped like an X-Wing, the only answer I could give was “why the hell not?!”. So yeah, I certainly did not need an X wing shaped knife rack, but with something this…memorable, the review was basically going to
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Product Review – OXO Good Grips Cold Brew Coffee Maker

Our Jack, who makes no efforts to hide his reliance upon caffeine and a love of good coffee in all its forms, gets his hands on a new and exciting way to prepare his coffee. The results are…wonderful *caffeine spasms* Rating: What is it? Homeware giant OXO’s take on a
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Product Review – Sidekick Hot Sauces

Our Kelly turns up the heat as she samples up-and-coming hot sauce range, Sidekick. What is it? A collection of hot sauces that covers the whole kick-o-meter range, from mild and creamy to knock your socks off hot. Designed to banish bland flavours, this fun hot sauce brand has a
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Review – The Lakes Distillery ‘Sherry Cask Version Of THE ONE’

Just in case anyone missed it, there’s a distillery in Cumbria making whiskey (amongst other things…). We managed to get our hands on a limited edition bottle of one their blended whiskeys. This one has been finished in a sherry cask and is simply called ‘THE
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