Recipe: Blackberry Fizz Cocktail

Recipe: Blackberry Fizz Cocktail

Sparkle this Christmas with a Blackberry Fizz Cocktail This sparkly festive cocktail uses Lidl’s Scottish Craft Gin Aquine, blackberries and Prosecco for a refreshing festive fizz cocktail. Blackberry Fizz Ingredients 25ml Gin 15ml Fresh Lemon Juice 15ml Sugar Syrup 2 Blackberries Top with Prosecco Garnish with a single blackberry HowRead More…

News: Gin festival returns to Lidl 🍸

News: Gin festival returns to Lidl 🍸

Scottish Gin Festival returns to Lidl If you are partial to a gin or three, then Lidl is the place to go to just now. Eight different Scottish gin makers will be showcasing their gins at Lidl’s Scottish craft gin festival🍸 Just in time for the festive season, get some nowRead More…

Drink: Cheers to ALDI Scottish Gin Festival

Drink: Cheers to ALDI Scottish Gin Festival

Scottish Gin Festival at ALDI There are 11 Scottish gins on offer at ALDI to celebrate their Scottish Gin Festival and we have the lowdown on what’s on sale. The gins are in store now and you’ll probably have to buy some quickly as last time ALDI held their ScottishRead More…

Pickering’s Gin Baubles are back!

Pickering’s Gin Baubles are back!

THE BAUBLES ARE BACK! Mr Foodie headed along to the historic Dominion Theatre in Edinburgh to finding out all about Pickering’s Gin and their gin Baubles. Last year saw a huge demand for the baubles, I was crying into my tonic at the lack of gin bauble action on myRead More…

Drink: Oak Aged Makar Gin wins Silver

Drink: Oak Aged Makar Gin wins Silver

Oak Aged Makar Top of The Barrel at International Spirits Challenge Glasgow Distillery Company won a silver award at the International Spirits Challenge with their Cask Aged Oak Gin.  Released as a limited edition in December last year, the newest variant of Makar gin achieved a silver award in the ginRead More…

Royal Highland Show Preview: Plum Gin from Gordon Castle

Royal Highland Show Preview: Plum Gin from Gordon Castle

  Limited Edition gordon Castle Plum Gin Are you visiting the Royal Highland Show at the weekend? If so, make sure you visit the Gordon Castle Bar on 13th Avenue arcade to try some of their plum gin liqueur. Limited to only 150 bottles available, the small-batch gin liqueur will featureRead More…

WORLD GIN DAY!

WORLD GIN DAY!

Celebrate World Gin Day Woohoo, it’s a perfect day today, It’s World Gin Day and here are some fabulous gin’s to spend some time with. Most of these gins will be at Juniper Fest in Edinburgh. Monkey 47 Not only is the old pharmacy bottle worthy of a purchase, theRead More…

New distilling home for Edinburgh Gin

New distilling home for Edinburgh Gin

Biscuit Factory reborn as Edinburgh Gin Distillery The former biscuit factory building in Leith is now home to Edinburgh Gin. The new distillery has the capacity to make 2.5 million G&T’s a year! We’ll drink to that! Edinburgh Gin has signed new distribution deals in Europe, Scandinavia and North AmericaRead More…

Day Seventeen of Foodiemas: WIN Shetland Reel Gin Goodies

Day Seventeen of Foodiemas: WIN Shetland Reel Gin Goodies

Shetland Reel Ocean Sent Gin is a unique product using locally harvested seaweed.  This seaweed is washed and dried before distilling in their small copper pot still together with other carefully selected botanicals. The result is a London Dry Gin with a surprising depth of flavour which also makes a fabulous cocktail base. WeRead More…