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  1. Veggie-Infused Gins - This Limited-Edition Portobello Road Gin is...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Trend Hunter Magazine

    Notting Hill-based gin brand Portobello Road created this limited-edition of asparagus-infused gin. This creative new gin is distilled with the vegetable asparagus, which was hand-picked picked from the Cambridge area this past June.

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  2. London dry gin made with asparagus to go on sale this autumnRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | Mail on Sunday

    Is this the most quintessentially British bevvy ever? London dry gin made with asparagus to go on sale this autumn It might be the most quintessentially British beverage around - a classic spirit, infused with the quintessential spring vegetable and named after an iconic London street. Booze makers Portobello Road are launching gin infused with British asparagus from the Cambridgeshire countryside, which is set to go on sale in October for A 39. A London dry gin infused with British asparagus by Portobello Road Gin is set to go on sale in October The limited edition Directors' Cut distillation contains a unique blend of botanicals including gentian root, juniper berries, cassia bark, nutmeg, lemon, orange peel and more.

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  3. Gin made with asparagus launchedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | The Drinks Business

    Notting Hill-based gin brand Portobello Road has made a limited edition bottling distilled with asparagus from Cambridge, which is likely to divide opinion. Dubbed "Directors' Cut", the asparagus that went into the quirky London dry gin was hand picked by Paul Lane, one of the directors of Portobello Road, in June.

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  4. Why Gin Is Back With a FlourishRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | Wall Street Journal

    ... presentation-ready copies for distribution to your colleagues, clients or customers visit http://www.djreprints.com. Gin is experiencing the kind of boom the wine industry experienced in the mid-1980s, as boutique-distilled bottles with names like ...

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  5. Jameson sales boost Pernod Ricard's revenueRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | RTE.ie

    Spirits group Pernod Ricard has seen its sales rise by 8% to almost 8.56 billion in the year to the end of June, with the company enjoying growth in most parts of the world. The group, which the parent of Jameson and Cork Dry Gin-maker Irish Distillers, saw net sales fall by 2% in Europe but rise by 11% and 14% in the Americas and the rest of the world respectively.

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  6. Portland Elites Say Goodbye To Summer At Chameleon Restaurant & BarRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Yelp Blog

    ... a medley of melons and berries and more! Flowing freely were cocktails made from New Deal Distillery's Portland Dry Gin and Portland 88 Vodka, plus Warship Rum from Distilling Head! As night fell, guests enjoyed a classic film on the outdoor theater ...

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  7. New Orleans Cocktails: The Contessa at Arnaud's French 75 BarRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | Examiner.com

    ... Red grapefruit and tangy rhubarb flavors and is amazingly easy to drink. The Contessa is based on Boodles London Dry Gin , which is combined with Aperol aperitif/bitters, Ruby Red grapefruit juice, rhubarb compote, and orange bitters. It is an ...

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  8. Your Guide to Craft CocktailsRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 20 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    ... Maple Whiskey, Dolin Vermouth, bitters and the rim of the glass dusted with bacon and trimmed with candied bacon; the Gin Basil Smash: Gordon's London Dry Gin, lemon, simple syrup and basil. The bar also features classic drinks such as the Old ...

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  9. Gin tasting: 9 British gin brands put to the testRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | Cambridge Evening News

    Charge your glasses: we'd like to propose a toast to great British gins. Over the last couple of years, gin has risen through the spirit ranks to become boss; such is the drink's dominance, new distilleries are opening by the dozen.

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  10. Philadelphia Distilling gin back in stores this yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | Business Journal

    After a brief time on store shelves in April, bottles of a local distillery's gin will be available next month on a full-time basis. Philadelphia Distilling has obtained a listing from the Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board to sell its Bluecoat Barrel Finished Gin on store shelves.

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  11. Which? reveals supermarket own-brand booze tastes better than branded ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 19 | Evening Times

    Supermarkets' own-brand drinks are not just cheaper than their branded rivals - they taste better too, according to a Which? taste test of various gins and dry white wines. On the spirits side, the consumer site voted Morrisons' London Dry Gin the winner, despite it costing just A 10.49 a bottle.

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  12. Morrisons gin beats Beefeater and Gordon's in blind taste testsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 18 | Daily Mail

    Best get the tonic! Gins from Morrisons, Lidl and Waitrose that can cost under A 10 a bottle beat Beefeater and Gordon's in blind taste tests An own-brand gin from Morrisons costing just over A 10 has won a top taste test, beating classic brands such as Gordon's and Beefeater. Industry experts voted the Morrisons London Dry Gin as the best, ahead of more expensive bottles from Waitrose and Marks & Spencer, in the independent Which? Best Buys taste test.

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  13. Jeff Burkharta s Barfly: Therea s a reason to get fussy over ginRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 15 | Marin Independent Journal

    I have learned that if you don't, they invariably have a preference, but only after their drink is made, causing the first 10 seconds of interaction to result in a loss for the bar when that drink gets thrown out. “But I've read that vodka is pretty much all the same, and that gin is just juniper-flavored vodka.” Now I've actually written that vodka is pretty much all the same, and some gin is, in fact, little more than juniper flavored vodka.

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  14. First Bergen distillery's gin is owner's personal favoriteRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 15 | NorthJersey.com

    ... troops during the Revolutionary War) is the first in Bergen County, and offers hand-crafted spirits such as vodka, dry gin, "Moonshine" and corn whiskey. Pratt's personal favorite is the gin. From $21.99 (price varies by retailer); available at ...

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  15. How to market UK gin to the rest of the world - AnalysisRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 11 | Just-Drinks.com

    Earlier this week, the UK government set out some grand plans for the country's gin producers. Environment Secretary Elizabeth Truss said her ambition is to see the segment match Scotch whisky exports, which topped GBP4bn in 2014.

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  16. UK world's biggest exporter of ginRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 10 | The Drinks Business

    "There is absolutely no reason why our gin trade can't be as successful as whisky", believes the UK's environment secretary, revealing that exports of the spirit have risen by 37% since 2010, making the UK its biggest exporter in the world. Exports of gin from the UK were worth 394m in 2014, a rise of 37% in value since 2010 off the back of a "revival" of the spirit in the UK.

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  17. I don't get this...Read the original story

    Friday Aug 7 | The Code Project

    Clickety [ ^ ] So isn't it legal to name ones child Gordon either? It must be even worse to be associated with Gordons Dry Gin at such an early age If I had a child to name right now, I think I would go for Jagermeister or something equally impressive... The problem with quotes on the internet is that you can never tell if they're genuine Winston Churchill, 1944 I'd just like a chance to prove that money can't make me happy.

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  18. Drink upRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 5 | Metro Times

    Plymouth Gin is a classic English dry gin, deep-rooted in tradition, but still approachable and modern in both personality and use. Right off the bat, its flavor is palate pleasing, with a deep, earthy flavor, and the distinctly fresh bite of citrus and juniper notes we all look for in any good gin.

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  19. The Best Summer Spirits for $25 and UnderRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 5 | Serious Eats

    ... brands in the $25-and-under spectrum, covering all the booze you'll need to make your favorite summertime classics, from gin and tonics to juleps to margaritas and beyond. Sure, you can go cheaper, but if these are drinks you're going to make for ...

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  20. Savor Every Last Drop of Summer with Pimm's Cup Ice PopsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 3 | The Huffington Post

    ... your inner child like an adult" comes in the form of an iconic cocktail, the classic Pimm's Cup. Pimm's No.1 is a dry gin-based liqueur that tastes faintly of fruit, botanicals, and spices with a deep amber hue that is made in Great Britain. ...

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