The back story…

This weekend a trip back to the homeland of Scotland for The Gin To My Tonic show, that started with an overnight stay in Edinburgh with the family. I can’t ever go back to Scotland without a visit to Edinburgh, it’s my city of birth after all, but it has and continues to change so […]

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A rare trip to a quiet place..

A rare trip to The Members Room of The Scotch Malt Whisky Society on Queens Street in Edinburgh, with stunning views over north Edinburgh and the Forth Estuary. The service, food, whisky or Gin here is always fantastic, it’s a quiet bolthole most weekdays in the City Centre of this space in 2019 as […]

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Giving Something Back..

A Gin at The Gin Den that’s giving something back which we love and it’s one well worth buying.Nestled beneath the sprawling mass of Ben Wyvis mountain in the Scottish Highlands, GlenWyvis Distillery was established in 2015. The idea was to unite the community of Dingwall through the creation of a distillery owned in-part by […]

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Discretionary Effort

Saturday afternoon in the centre of Chester and it’s races day so busier than usual and a great opportunity for the Bars and Restaurants to capitalise on the extra trade.Its not the easiest of times on the high street and it’s therefore key that everyone is geared up ready to ideally exceed customers expectations. With […]

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Lest we Forget

Tommys Gin…Walter Gregor Tonic..Lemon..Ice… Another stunning Gin from Isle of Skye Distillers👌 We love the smoothness of this Gin, and the citrus flavours that the lemon bring out. Created by the Wilson Brothers in memory of their late father Tommy Wilson. Tommy served in the Suez invasion and passed away in late August 2016. ‘Tommy’ […]

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Summer has returned

It’s always fantastic when you discover a new Gin that has that something a little bit different about it. The citrus flavours flowing through this gin, accentuated with the addition of a large slice of Orange, take us back to Summer somewhere on the Mediterranean. Summer may be behind us but you can bring it […]

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Badvo arrives at The Gin Den

Badvo at The Gin Den…and its a bit special. Here’s what the press had to say about the founder. A young entrepreneur who started a gin distillery to help underpin the future of her family’s farm has won top billing in a new national awards scheme. Helen Stewart from Badvo Distillery near Pitlochry has been […]

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