Gin

Monkey 47 is the top banana of gins

By Wyatt / March 12, 2017 / Comments Off on Monkey 47 is the top banana of gins

The legend of Monkey 47 Gin goes back to World War II. Wing Commander Montgomery Collins of the Royal Air Force arrived in divided Berlin after the end of the war, and was deeply affected by the massive destruction of the German capital.  He dedicated himself to the reconstruction of Germany, becoming especially devoted to…

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Bombay Sapphire East offers a twist on one of the world’s favorite gins

By Wyatt / August 25, 2016 / Comments Off on Bombay Sapphire East offers a twist on one of the world’s favorite gins

Bombay Sapphire, that recognizable blue bottle with the face of Queen Victoria, is one of the top selling gins worldwide. Bombay Sapphire East looks similar to the original, but inside it houses a key difference. In a bold culinary update, Sapphire East adds two botanicals from the East, Thai lemongrass and Vietnamese black peppercorn, that…

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Toast Summer with The Pimm’s Cup

By Wyatt / August 19, 2016 / Comments Off on Toast Summer with The Pimm’s Cup

Looking to add a touch of sophistication to your seasonal cocktail menu? Few drinks say summer more than the Pimm’s Cup. Long considered one of the quintessential cocktails of England, and the official one of Wimbledon, this refreshing, low alcohol sipper will quickly class up brunch or any other gathering, and is fast becoming the…

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National Martini Day is June 19

By Wyatt / June 18, 2016 / Comments Off on National Martini Day is June 19

It is the second most monumental American invention, preceded only by jazz, and we celebrate it every year on June 19. It is the martini. And this year, thanks to poetic fate, National Martini Day also falls on Father’s Day. Traditionally made with gin and vermouth, this cocktail is normally garnished with an olive or…

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