Our friends Sally and Lloyd at The Christchurch Confectioner have launched a YouTube channel to review artisan gins and local distilleries. We’ve just been featured on their latest ‘episode’ – visit here to see the new-look bearded version of YouTube!
We now have dates for August 2019 on the system – every Wednesday from 18:30 to 20:00 and Saturdays from 11:00 until 12:30. Click here to book.
The latest set of Wednesday evening and Saturday lunchtime tours have been released – come and make (and drink) some gin with us! We’ve made a surprisingly pleasant Eucalyptus and Lavender Gin, an Orange Gin, one with Star Anise that ended up as Pastis and a whole range of flavours and aromas in between! RowanContinue reading “July tour dates released”
We’ve teamed up with Chocolates by Miss Witt to create a truffle version of our raspberry, nutmeg and vanilla Myristica Gin in time for Mother’s Day on the 31st March 2019. The chocolates will be sold in a gift pack with vanilla truffles and a 100ml bottle of Myristica Gin. We’re also offering free personalisationContinue reading “Mother’s Day – Myristica chocolates”
We’ve just launched a limited edition (35 bottle) batch of a very special peach and hibiscus gin today. It is in a 500ml heart-shaped bottle and weighs in at 43%. The soft peach flavours have been offset by the slight acidity of the hibiscus and the colour is gorgeous. It can only be bought online,Continue reading “Valentine’s Gin Launched”
We’ve started a new format for the tours to freshen things up this year and ran the first one on Friday 28th December. We’re going to make a unique bottle of gin each time using different botanicals so that everyone can sample something a little different. During the distillation, everyone can sample the various sectionsContinue reading “New Tour Format for 2019”
We’re that busy that we will be open on Saturday and the early part of Monday now (I thought that my original plan was a little optimistic!) We’re not licensed to sell on Sunday but I will be in until twelve o’clock (lunchtime one) so you can collect purchases made on line. Cheers Richard
From the New Year, we will be shifting back to tours on Friday nights rather than Saturday. We’ve just posted dates for January and February so we hope to see you soon! In the meantime, don’t forget that we are open for sales from 9am until 6.30pm Monday to Friday and 10am until 5.30pm onContinue reading “Christmas opening times and changes to tour dates”
There’s still time to get your beloved Mother a personalised bottle of gin in time for the big day on Sunday 11th March. All of our products can be personalised by ordering online at the Dancing Cows Shop and then adding on one of the bespoke label options. Within the size constraints, you can add images,Continue reading “Say it with Gin this Mothers Day!”
The week ahead has some significant dates for anyone interested in the role that drink has had in world history: You are probably aware that this Thursday 25th January is Burns Night when the Scots celebrate the life of their great poet. The first official Burns Night was held on the 29th January 1802 butContinue reading “An interesting week for drinkers….”