Australia’s First Families of Wine, an #ARSE4 tasting


When someone who you only know through Twitter, asks you if you want to attend an event called #ARSE4 then you have to consider what you might be getting yourself into. Luckily, it quickly transpired that the event was Andrew’s Really Secret Event #4, a wine tasting to be held in London with both the [...]

The Coconut Rundown: Pepsi Challenge (Inc. Hoxton Gin!)


Recently I’ve compared Hoxton Gin, one of the newest gins on the market, to Malibu. This was mainly due to the coconut being such a dominating botanical in the end product.

On entering Graphic Bar last week, and having a chat with Adam and Sarah (of Juniper Society fame), the question was raised: Is it possible to tell the difference between Hoxton Gin, and other coconut rums.

London Cocktail Society: Blind Gin Tasting – Results

Recently the London Cocktail Society held their first gin tasting, with the entrants being chosen from submissions received at their Christmas party, when asking about peoples favourite gin. One of the founders of the society, Mark, has informed us of how the evening went: The evening went very well, with a good turnout and some [...]

YAG Tasting #2 – Premium Gins

YetAnotherGin Tasting #2

Recently the second YetAnotherGin tasting took place, details of the first, this time the focus was on premium gins. As before this was a blind tasting, the people who came to taste had no idea which gin was which, all they knew is that the gin was likely to be on the table shown above. [...]

YAG Tasting #1 – Blind Gin Tasting Results

#1 Gin Selection

The first YetAnotherGin tasting took place over the weekend. An event that had been talked about for a while, but came together at rather short notice! A total of 20 people came to learn a bit about gin, and taste ten different gins. We covered the history of gin, and a brief discussion of the [...]