Tasting Gin | No.3 London Dry Gin

New here? Join our email list and receive The Absolute Beginner’s Guide to Martinis. for free. Last night, in honour of World Gin Day, I tried a new (to me) gin; No. 3 London Dry Gin. It’s that one in the dark green bottle with a silver key set into to the front. It appears […] Read more…

A Brief History of Gin | Dutch Courage

There is some dispute about who first created gin, but I credit Dutchman Franciscus de la Boe Sylvius, a professor of medicine who was experimenting with juniper as a diuretic in the 1550s. He infused juniper into white spirit and it was sold in chemists as a treatment for stomachaches, gout and gallstones. During the Thirty […] Read more…

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