A French spirits company has recreated a gin recipe from 1495 as part of a limited edition set, one of which will be auctioned in aid of UK drinks charity The Benevolent.
Swedish police have been left red-faced after being caught drinking confiscated vodka and gin and replacing it with water.
One of the UK’s youngest gin brands is tapping into “soaring interest” for this category in Canada after securing its first major export deal.
A revived distillery in Glasgow is set to release what it claims is the city’s first gin brand, with a new “metropolitan” single malt whisky also in the pipeline.
Hendrick’s Gin is launching what it claims is the world’s first pedal-powered cocktail shaker.
Bombay Sapphire opens its new official home this week after transforming an historic site in southern England into a “state-of-the-art” distillery and visitor centre.
UK gin distiller Greenall’s has introduced the first new additions to its range for more than 250 years.
Party classics like Champagne are forecast to play second fiddle to spirits this Christmas – most especially gin, according to UK market research.
Among this month’s new releases is Johnnie Walker’s 2014 private collection – of which just 8,888 electric blue decanters will be released worldwide.
db’s resident foodie, Lucy Shaw, heads to Chiswick cocktail institution Charlotte’s Bistro, for Clover Clubs, truffle puffs and butter poached plaice.
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