Double Dutch Opens ‘Speakeasy’ Pop Up Bar

Double Dutch has created a ‘speakeasy’ bar, tucked away behind a craft-gin shop, in Westfield Stratford City. Heroing the brand’s extensive range of premium mixers, showcased in a selection of delicious mocktails and cocktails, the secret bar offers shoppers a chance to escape the busy shopping crowds and try something different this January. As leadersContinue reading “Double Dutch Opens ‘Speakeasy’ Pop Up Bar”

Fever Tree With The Ultimate Gin And Tonic Tour

Gin and tonic. One of the most easily recognisable drinks in the world, and very easy to replicate. Made at home, at your favourite bar, by your mum, gran, bartender or waiter, there’s nothing you could do wrong with the creation of a gin and tonic. Or is there? Fever Tree, a brand that hasContinue reading “Fever Tree With The Ultimate Gin And Tonic Tour”

Quina-Fina Tasting Notes

I’ve featured two brands from New Zealand on my site in the form of Lighthouse gin and Broken Shed vodka, but now there’s a great accompaniment in the mixer category in the form of Quina-Fina. Quina Fina can take its inspiration from the history of tonic water. You may or may not know, but tonicContinue reading “Quina-Fina Tasting Notes”

1724 Tasting Notes

There’s a growing demand for tonic water these days. I touched on the stigma of the category a while back, and since then a new boy on the block has taken the reigns and positioned itself as a top runner for bars to use. I give to you 1724. 1724 I hear you say? 1724 isContinue reading “1724 Tasting Notes”

Fentimans

Many of you will drink a spirit with a mixer. A Gin & Tonic, Vodka & Lemonade or a Whisky & Coke would not be frowned upon if ordered at a bar, pub or restaurant. But do you ever take notice of what that mixer is? You are more than likely going to ask for yourContinue reading “Fentimans”