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  • Merry Ginmas
    Gin

    My Twelve Gins of Christmas

    There are lots of lovely ginny gift guides out there at the moment which have inspired me to create my own Ginmas List. Typically though, instead of small gifts: earrings, books and such like, I have gone for full-size 70cl bottles. Typically though, instead of small gifts: earrings, books and such like, I have gone for full-size 70cl bottles. And let's face it if given the choice between a pair of gin and tonic earrings or socks emblazoned with a ‘hilarious’ gin joke or a lovely bottle of gin which would you rather find in your stocking on the big day? My list is a retrospective of old favourites:  My Twelve Gins…

  • Breakfast Martini Recipe
    Cocktails

    Breakfast Martini

    The signature cocktail of celebrated bartender Salvatore Calabrese, The Maestro, the Breakfast Martini is a modern classic. One morning in 1996 while enjoying his toast and marmalade at breakfast it struck him that marmalade would make a delicious addition to a cocktail.