Gin Guides

International Gin & Tonic Day: be inspired by these fabulous ideas, recipes & tips for making amazing G&Ts!

International Gin & Tonic Day: be inspired by these fabulous ideas, recipes & tips for making amazing G&Ts!

From expert distillers’ tips on how to make the perfect gin and tonic, to a handy guide to choosing the right garnish for your gin, plus lots of recipe suggestions for new and different twists on your usual g&t, we’ve got everything you need for creating the best gin and tonic of your life!

History of gin: food & drink historian Annie Gray on the fascinating origins of gin in Britain

History of gin: food & drink historian Annie Gray on the fascinating origins of gin in Britain

We chat to historian, author, cook and gin expert Annie Gray, who gives us some insight into the study of gin history and how the spirit got its start in Britain.

A sip of history: discover the fascinating story of gin through these cocktail recipes

A sip of history: discover the fascinating story of gin through these cocktail recipes

Take a journey through the history of gin via these four classic cocktail recipes.

Make your own clementine gin liqueur this Christmas - plus a sparkling gold cocktail to serve it in!

Make your own clementine gin liqueur this Christmas - plus a sparkling gold cocktail to serve it in!

Making your own clementine gin liqueur is easy, affordable and totally delicious - and wait until you see the sparkling gold cocktail we’re serving it in!

Make this easy - and delicious - cinnamon spiced syrup to warm up your cocktails this autumn!

Make this easy - and delicious - cinnamon spiced syrup to warm up your cocktails this autumn!

It only takes 10 minutes to make this fabulous syrup - use it to add a touch of warming spice to your favourite gin tipple.

Here's how to make your own delicious rhubarb and ginger gin at home

Here's how to make your own delicious rhubarb and ginger gin at home

This delicious recipe for homemade pink gin would make a lovely gift.

How To Make The Perfect Gin and Tonic

How To Make The Perfect Gin and Tonic

Discover the classic G&T recipe, plus a few tips and tricks for taking your gin and tonic to the next level!

How to make your own gin at home

How to make your own gin at home

Honestly? It’s never going to taste as delicious as the beautiful Craft Gin we send our Club Members every month, but it’s a lot of fun trying!

What is simple syrup and how do you make it? How do you use it in cocktails?

What is simple syrup and how do you make it? How do you use it in cocktails?

This two-ingredient, two-step sugar syrup is super easy and cheap to make, and will take your drinks to the next level!

Does gin go off? How long does an opened bottle last? Here's our full guide to looking after your gin

Does gin go off? How long does an opened bottle last? Here's our full guide to looking after your gin

Everything you ever needed to know about storing and looking after your gin.

No contest! Gin & Tonic is the best thing you can drink this summer

No contest! Gin & Tonic is the best thing you can drink this summer

How many calories and alcohol units are in gin? Does gin give you bad hangovers? We’ve got the answers.

How to make homemade flavoured gin with your favourite fruits

How to make homemade flavoured gin with your favourite fruits

Check out our easy guide to making delicious homemade flavoured gin, created by infusing gin with your favourite fruits, herbs, spices or flowers.