Hogmoor Gin School

Set in Bordon, Hampshire and just a stones throw from work- handy! “I know vow to never judge wax sealed bottles which I previously described as ‘must having been done by a child’ or ‘with eyes closed’.” Heading back to school to study gin is something dreams are made of. Learning how stills work, understanding how to balance botanicals, seeing the gin pour out, bottling, … Continue reading Hogmoor Gin School

Gin School at Gorilla Spirits, Upton Grey, Basingstoke

Gorilla Spirits distillery in Upton Grey make award-winning spirits with an amazing ethical conscience and I was truly honoured to attend their gin school. Founded in 2015 by Andy Daniels, Gorilla Sprits has an impressive portfolio including: Silverback Mountain Strength Gin, Silverback Old Tom Gin, Silverback Raspberry Gin, Blackback Mountain Strength and Maraba Coffee Liqueur. It is remarkable that this small business donates £1 from … Continue reading Gin School at Gorilla Spirits, Upton Grey, Basingstoke