Allotment – the plot so far…

The rhubarb is ready, the plums are plump and the raised beds are a chaotic mass of vines, roots and luscious leaves ready for eating and mixing with gin, of course. We welcomed last week’s guests with a preface of Plum and Thyme Gin Fizz – 25ml gin (we used Tanqueray export strength), muddled with […]

Gin Tasting Hen Party – a Perfect Match

Marriage season is in full swing and we have been asked to organise a few gin-themed hen parties this summer. Jolly juniper-fuelled japes without a nylon sash or plastic body part between us! Gin and marriage have enjoyed a curious cohabitation over the years. In prohibition-era America, gin marriage laws were passed in several states […]