There’s now a Captain Tom branded London Dry Gin
A chance meeting between the fundraising champion and a former motorbike champion has resulted, possible improbably in a Captain Tom branded gin, being sold to raise funds for the Captain Tom Foundation.
Buckingham Palace starts selling its own gin
Fancy a gin made from botanicals taken from Buckingham Palace's own back garden?
A gin for a good cause
The hospitality industry has been hit hard by the lockdown, and likely to struggle for months to come, so there's a campaign raising money for people laid off by the industry.
The 250th anniversary of London’s Gin Riots
Today marks the 250th anniversary of one of London's most destructive riots, and it all started over an attempt to stop people drinking gin.
Tickets Alert: Gin tasting at Dr Johnson’s House
Even more than us living through the second Elizabethan age, the Georgians were obsessed with Gin, so where better for a Gin tasting than a Georgian house?
Ticket Alert: London Gin Festival
An annual gin festival returns to Tobacco Dock later this year, and early-bird tickets are now on sale.
Talisker Tasting and an early Burns Night
Last night, a small coterie of bloggers were invited to a London bar for an early informal Burns Night style event – organised by a PR agency for the Talisker Whisky brand. London bloggers were invited along thanks to the…
Port tasting event
As part of an occasional series of tastings of drinks that achieved their heyday in the 18th century, the Foundling Museum will be hosting an evening of port tastings in March. Their
Gin Tasting in the Foundling Museum
Last night I (along with some friends) had tickets to a gin tasting event being hosted by the Foundling Museum. The Museum is on the site of Britain’s original home for abandoned children and London’s first ever public art gallery…
Gin tasting event in a museum
An apt follow up to my recent tour of the Beefeater Distillery is this evening event at the Foundling Museum – a guided tasting of different gins being held on a Friday evening (7th Nov), so an ideal way to…
Beefeater Gin Tour (London Open House)
On Sunday, as part of the London Open House Weekend – I had a tour of London’s last remaining Gin distillery – which produces Beefeater London Dry Gin. The other so-called London Dry Gins (the ones in distinctive green bottles)…