The Ultimate Spirits Christmas Gift Guide

It’s that time of year again! The mad rush begins to buy everyone a gift in time for the big day. Which often results in wasting a load of money on things that no one really wants. Well we’re here to save you from doing just that! We’ve put together our top gifts for the Spirit […]

The Art of Mixology: How to Make the Perfect Cocktail


The art of making a good cocktail? It’s all about balance. This is done through careful selection of ingredients, thought of as a set of scales. The ‘weights’ of the scales are strong and weak, bitter or sour and sweet. This concept underpins the world’s best known and most successful cocktails, making the sum of […]

Northern Wine School Gift Guide

​Welcome to The Northern Wine School Gift Guide! Now that Black Friday and Cyber Monday are done and dusted & you still haven’t got those important presents for special people? We have some inspiration for you. Here are some ideas we’ve gathered together to make buying for your loved ones so much easier. Experiences are […]

Meet the Gin Makers – Four Sisters Distillery

​We Welcomed Lucy & Hayley last Friday ​ Two of the famous sisters from Sis4er’s Distillery, Salford came along to our packed gin tasting on November 9th. They gave an entertaining presentation about the eleven siblings and their transformation into brewers and distillers. A model of the distillery’s copper still, called Arabella was on display. […]

Gins of the North West UK

Updated September 2018 The North West has a proud history of innovation and enterprise. It’s no surprise that there has been a huge growth of gin making in the region. From makers who can trace their roots back to the 1700’s to the new breed of independent craft gin makers. All place great importance on […]

Manchester Gin Festival 2018

​It’s that time of year again. Manchester Gin Festival 2018 is here at Victoria Baths Hathersage Rd, Chorlton-on-Medlock, Manchester M13 0FE. From Friday 23rd. of March ’til Sunday 25th. March A Gin Festival is defined by top craft gins, tasty food, fantastic music, entertainment and you lot! We love meeting you at our events, magnificent […]