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Gin reviews: From strawberry to cucumber to shiraz (yes, red wine gin!)

I  dot gin reviews in and around my weekly drinks’ column for Trinity Mirror Regionals – here’s a compendium of the most recent. (Pour yourself a glass or two of gin, then try and say the word compendium out loud.)  I’ve heard lots about the meteoric rise of gin as the nation’s favourite spirit. I …

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Spitfire Heritage Gin

Spitfire Heritage Gin takes spirit of icon to soar to new heights

There’s a new gin on the block, Spitfire Heritage Gin. Yeh, right, you say. There’s new gins created every day.  A butterfly flutters its wings somewhere in the world and lo! there’s a new gin. There’s certainly wings involved in this new single estate botanical gin as it is inspired by the wartime terrier of the skies …

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Here’s six gin-related things to know as World Gin Day approaches

It’s World Gin Day on Saturday June 13 2015.  I spoke to the organiser Gin Monkey to find out more about my favourite spirit. There’s so much to say … so here’s Part One.   Gin the know #1 Does it matter what tonic you use as a mixer? Gin Monkey says:  A well-known brand’s tagline in their …

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