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Black Ginger Royale champagne cocktail

Recipe – ‘Black Ginger Royale’

This is modified from the King’s Ginger‘s very own ‘Ginger Royale’ recipe . We wanted a celebratory drink that would also take the edge off of the recent, oppressive UK heatwave. We managed to come up with something that didn’t deviate too far from
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Barrels o' wine

Guide – Port Wine with Adrian Bridge

A few weeks ago it was Portugal Day, which lead me to ask the question – when you think about the food and drink of Portugal, what comes to mind? For me it’s port, piri-piri and bacalhau. At the time it seemed easier to write about fortified wine than salted
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Haymans Gin - Miranda Hayman tasting gin

Profile – Miranda Hayman [Haymans Gin]

Hayman’s Distillers, just in case you weren’t aware, are the creator of the much beloved, super oldschool range of Hayman’s Gins. The family actually has over 150 years of distilling history, dating back to Victorian days (that golden age of gin?)
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White Lyan Hoxton - White Horse shopfront

Review – White Lyan [Hoxton]

Appeals To Chemists and/or anyone with an enthusiasm for chemistry, or the mixological take on Breaking Bad Well healed and capitalised cocktail fiends, fans and believers of every kind Any of you pioneering types who enjoy something experiencing something rather different and
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Demetri Walters, Master Of Wine

Profile – Demetri Walters – Master Of Wine [Berry Bros & Rudd]

We spoke to Demetri Walters, a Master of Wine (MW) and the Sales Manager at the illustrious and delicious wine and spirits merchant, Berry Bros and Rudd.  I (Jack) met him at one of BBR’s wine tastings (held in their quite exciting and historic wine cellars) and
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Peter Eaton

Profile – Peter Eaton [Bootlegger Spirit]

Jack interviews Peter Eaton, the fine fellow behind the ‘white dog spirit’ Bootlegger, which is probably quite unlike anything you’ve ever drunk before (unless you have particularly unusual tastes in home brewing)… The recipe and
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