Soon as I saw how popular the pancake article did, I decided to introduce you all to another Gin-inspired food recipe! Keep reading to check out how to make a Lemon Gin & Tonic Cake – yes, you heard me right. A GIN AND TONIC LEMON CAKE. For starters, you will need: • 200g of… Read More Gin & Tonic Cake
Pancake day is by far one of the best days of the year. I mean, who doesn’t love pancakes?! Now I know you all will be used to the traditional toppings that go on pancakes, but what about mixing it up and adding your favourite spirit? It is very common knowledge that some people like… Read More Gin-errific Pancakes!
Yorkshire has been producing gin since the 16th century and hasn’t stopped since. The UK gin craze has increased rapidly in the last few years with no signs of stopping. Here at Yorkshire Gin Lane, we want to show off our favourite Yorkshire gins to help support the local distilleries out here. And at the… Read More Six of the Best Yorkshire Gins
If any of you avid gin lovers are roaming through Leeds city centre tomorrow, then make sure to head down to Lazy Lounge! Australian gin brand ‘Manly Spirits’ are hosting a taste tester session and it is definitely not one to miss. Although it is an Australian brand, the company have a profound love for… Read More ‘Manly Spirits’ Launch in Leeds
As you will already know, Gin has become increasingly popular in cocktails, with consumers going crazy for Gin-based cocktails like an English Garden or even a Gin Smash. Today I sat down with Rebekah Butterill, a Leeds-based bartender with tremendous experience within the bar industry. Rebekah has worked in so many bars throughout Leeds and… Read More Mason’s Cocktail Webinar!
Cocktails are very trendy in today’s society… Got a cocktail? *Click!* and you posted it on Instagram. Yorkshire Gin Lane have provided you with 4 gin cocktails that are easy to make, tasty to drink and absolutely Instagram worthy! HEDGEROW FIZZ Created by Hedgerow themselves, this cocktail is meant to enhance the gin, making even… Read More 4 Yorkshire Cocktails You MUST Try
Throughout the years, gin has been a big part of British history. After becoming insanely popular in the 16th century, the gin craze began to grow and 5 years after, the English government realised that the poor side of the population were starting to go ‘insane’ and die. They assumed that gin was the cause… Read More The History of Gin – And the Rise of ‘Ginaissance’
It has been discovered that England has more distilleries than Scotland since the records even began and it’s all because of the craft gin craze. After looking at the official figures from HMRC, last year it was recorded that the UK had at least 361 distilleries. 160 of those distilleries were based in Scotland, whilst… Read More Rapid Increase in British Distilleries
Look out Leeds, a new spirit festival is on its way – and for one night only! Leeds Gin Fair, being hosted at the Corn Exchange, is a new festival hoping to catch the eye of all the gin lovers in Yorkshire. The fair is set to stand out as it has been created by… Read More Gin Fair Coming to Leeds!
Last night I had the pleasure of sitting down and listening to Ben Martin, a spokesman for Slingsby Gin. Throughout the evening Ben had us all engaged in taste testing each of the gins Slingsby had to offer as well as their infamous vodka. Before we even got to the best bits, Ben decided to… Read More Slingsby Training @ The Botanist York