Kopparberg Strawberry and Lime Gin

Their cider may have been our summer companions but things maybe about to change. Yes after hitting Greene King pubs, the shelves are now being stocked with Kopparberg Strawberry and Lime Gin. Using one of their best selling cider flavours was a really smart move in their first step into the spirit world, and is sure to hook Kopparberg fans in. So what’s the deal with Kopparberg Strawberry and Lime Gin? “Kopparberg Premium Gin is double distilled over a two-week period. Distilled fermented grain is flavoured through a re-distillation of natural ingredients including Juniper, coriander, lime and strawberry.”  Sounds good so…

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Whitley Neill Pink Grapefruit Gin

Happy Gin WednesdayGin has certainly exploded and you can pretty much buy it anywhere, and in any flavour. I’m relatively late to the gin party and only really started enjoying it a couple of years back. Whitley Neill Pink Grapefruit Gin is a newbie, and I first spotted it in Asda back in February. Originally this was nestled amongst the Valentine’s display but does not appear to be limited edition. This was exclusive to Asda, both in-stores and online, however you can now find this online on other drink outlets. RRP is £25.00 but is usually on offer in Asda for…

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Hotel Chocolat Lady Marmalade

Today’s review is 100% down to the recent Hotel Chocolat documentary. If you watched it you will recall in the first episode that the Hotel Chocolat Lady Marmalade was merely in the invention room. I have practically been dreaming about them since watching the show and finally I’ve managed to get hold of them, and am practical joyful that they made it to stores. The name, the look, the substance, it’s all on point. The Hotel Chocolat Lady Marmalade is a zesty citrus tang, gin marmalade chocolate cocktail, sounds wonderful doesn’t it!  These are suitable for vegetarians and are free from artificial…

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There’s Gin and then there’s Gordon’s Pink Gin

It maybe Monday, it may have been raining with only fleeting moments of sunshine however I’m keeping summer alive today with Gin. Finally after far too many supermarket trips I have gotten my hands on Gordon’s Pink Gin and I couldn’t be more excited. The mission has been well and truly on to get this gorgeous looking pink gin ever since they announced its release, however it feels like it has been as hard to track down as the end of a rainbow.  Exclusive to Tesco, every time I have gone there has been a gaping big hole on the…

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