Hickory’s Smokehouse: Frickles, Mallow Mash & Magic Dusted Fries

Hickory’s Smokehouse will open the doors of its Gresty Green venue on Monday 26 November. I got a sneak preview of the menu last night, and…

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Christmas Ginspiration: Gift Guide for Gin Lovers

If you can’t use Christmas as an excuse to excessively drink, then when can you? Pour yourself a double sloe gin and sit in front of your open fire with a mince pie and your Christmas jumper on. Festive or what, ay?

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On Tap gin tasting with Cherry Gin Coke Floats

On Tap has been one of my favourite bars since it opened its doors almost a year ago. Situated on my hometown high street, it’s the perfect spot for a bev.

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Parma Violet Gin – the perfect summer tipple

I’ve tried a gin or ten in my time. London Dry Gin, Plymouth Gin, Bathtub Gin, Rhubarb Gin, Pink Gin – name it and I’ve probably tried it. The latest flavour-infused gin combo is the old-school sweet parma violet gin.

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Berry Bae Gin Cocktail

Gin ain’t your thing? Allow me to convert you. Gin will be the poison of choice this summer when you’ve tried this very berry concoction I’ve aptly called Berry Bae.

This is blog post number two in a series of cocktail recipes I’m sharing with you, you can check out my first one here.

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Summer Blues Gin Cocktail

Since having my Gin Masterclass alongside making my way through the list of local gin bars, I’ve decided to try my hand at mixology at home.

It’s easier than you think to make a bar-worthy masterpiece without having to leave the house. That’s providing you’ve got the good stuff in already.

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A Gin Masterclass at The Exchange

I cannot promise you that I’m not writing this post fully under the influence of alcohol following a Gin Masterclass.

Back in January, The Exchange, Hanley, did a hugeeeee giveaway where they give something different away every day in January. I was lucky enough to win a Gin Masterclass for me and three other people!

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