What do the stars have in store for you this November? Craft Gin Club’s crack astrologers have the drinks you need to see out any challenge the universe has in store.
Scorpio (23 October to 21 November)
This is a month of rebirth, healing, regeneration and intensity for you, Scorpio – Mars, planet of action, joins the sun in your house on the 11th. Toast like a captain of industry with a dirty gin Martini.
Capricorn (22 December to 19 January)
It’s a big month for you Capricorn. Profound wisdom will meet with a big desire to assume greater responsibility in your work and assess the value of your closest relationships. Steel your nerves and brighten your outlook with a Gimlet.
Pisces (19 February to 20 March)
This is the month for personal revolution – it’s time to discover the real you. Set up a garnish bar and try new G&T combinations until you find a new favourite!
Taurus (20 April to 20 May)
You normally prefer peace, quiet and beauty, but this is a month to dance in the fire. The stars have aligned to favour bold action, so use them to push for greater intimacy. Mercury is ‘out of bounds’ for much this month, which means creative ideas abound. Spur yourself on to action with an adventurous Ginerita.
Cancer (21 June to 22 July)
Mars is on your side this month, Cancer, giving you lots of energy to get things done! Take the opportunity to perfect your mixology skills – why not start with a Clover Club?
Virgo (23 August to 22 September)
Home, hearth and family are at the fore for you this month, Virgo. Get in a case of ginger beer and a bag of limes; gin lovers can enjoy a Gin & Ginger, rum drinkers can go for a Dark & Stormy, and kids can have a tasty mocktail. Talk about a happy family!
Sagittarius (22 November to 21 December)
It’s time for deep contemplations and serious inspiration – and it’s all coming from your dreams and unconscious this month. Lull yourself into a spiritual sleep with a Lavender Martini.
Aquarius (20 January to 18 February)
All systems go, Aquarius – this is a month of awakening and breakthrough, and magic for your career. Show your natural inventiveness on the job, then celebrate with a fizzy French 75.
Aries (21 March – 19 April)
November is always a social time for you, Aries, and the planets will see your judgement on all things social especially heightened. Get together with your closest, most supportive friends to make the most of this special time – and share a jug of Reel Ale while you’re at it!
Gemini (21 May to 20 June)
You’re irresistible this month, Gemini! Love is in store, so combine 100ml of pomegranate juice with 50ml each of Gin and Chambord for a Love Potion you can drink all month long
Leo (23 July to 22 August)
It’s party time! The stars are aligned for entertaining at home and DIY of all kinds, so whip up a pitcher of Negronis and have a painting party!
Libra (23 September to 22 October)
It’s your lucky month, Libra – Venus is on your side, and your beauty and confidence are at an all-time high. Toast your good fortune with a violet-coloured Aviation.