D1 Gin

Another month another Gin this time a family favourite D1 London Gin £35 RRP They Say: We use a very narrow cut of the purest triple-distilled grain spirit and introduce this to a copper pot still. We then conduct a batch distillation with juniper berries and bespoke botanicals including coriander, orange and lemon peel, angelica…

Copperhead Gin

Another month and another gin to review – This mother it is the turn of Copperhead Gin £34 RRP a Belgian Gin with a selection of 5 botanicals. They Say: This Belgian Gin is distilled with juniper, cardamom, orange peel, angelica and coriander. It’s apparently named after Mr. Copperhead, an alchemist who was searching for…

X-Gin Aphrodisiac – Chocolate infused Gin

Now we all know how much I adore Gin, and there are more and more Gins out there on the market today. So why not write some reviews on the wonderous Gins I have sampled. as you know I have already reviewed a few sporadiacally here and here. Up for review today the wonderfully named…

Gin Festival – Southampton 2017

As you may be aware gin is my tipple of choice and it is getting more and more popular with new artisan gins popping up everywhere and suddenly gin has gone from being ‘mother’s ruin’ to being cool again. When I had the offer to go the Southampton Gin Festival, well how could a girl…

Haswell Gin

Wow the months fly by and its that time again, another delicious bottle of loveliness to review. Today it is the turn for the less known Haswell Gin £31 RRP They Say: Julian Haswell – Developer and owner of “Haswell” London Distilled Dry Gin. In my humble opinion the three most important ingredients to making…

Heath & Heather – Green Tea

So trying to be more healthy, and cut down on caffeine I stumble across some organic teas from Heath & Heather. £2.49 RRP. I know green tea is great for you but on its own I find it a little much, so I was excited to try these blends. I admit I did fall a…

Fortnum and Mason – Fountain Heritage Teacup & Saucer

I have to say I could not have been more excited to get this. Sometimes we just need to treat ourselves in life. A recent payment for some project work I had completed and a trip to London with friends led me to splash out on my own bit of English opulent glamour for myself…

Browns – Victoria

Another venture into London, and yes more cocktails! Though this time in Victoria. up for review today is Browns Placed in Cardinal walk a covered shopping area as you come out from Victoria Underground Station surrounded by chain restaurants we found Browns. They Say: ENJOY THE BUZZ OF BROWNS ANY TIME OF DAY Ideally located…

Fortnum and Mason – Countess Grey Tea

Ah one can never have too wide a tea selection, and so another blend joins the collection. What brand you ask? Fortnum and Mason of course, is there any other? Today it ia the turn of the Countess Grey £10.95 They Say: A twist on the traditional bergamot-infused blend, Countess Grey is based on well-twisted…

Hotel Cafe Royal – The Green Bar

Another evening in London, and why not explore somewhere new and dark for a cocktail? After a long days shopping I decided to pop in to a bar with a friend before heading back on the train. Our bar of choice? Hotel Cafe Royal – The Green Bar They Say: One of the finest luxury…

Fortnum and Mason – Fortmason Tea

Who doesn’t love Fortnum and Mason, and we cannot think of the iconic brand without thinking of tea. Something they are world renowned for. I reviewed their Jubilee Tea quite a while ago and after a recent trip to London it seemed only right to pick up another delicious blend to try. Today it is…