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Sloe Gin: Round Two!

So, after about four or five weeks of letting my sloe gin infuse, I have taken the plunge and strained.

I just tipped the liquid through a fine-mesh sieve into a clean jug and discarded the sloes, before re-bottling the gin, which is now a fabulous colour. 103 more words

San Francisco Cocktail

What is Sloe Gin? I’ve always wondered… What makes it sloe? Is it really a type of gin? Who knows. Turns out the internet has answers. 145 more words

Martini Glass

Plums are not the only fruit ...

Alysia’s comment about her damson crop had me rummaging among my Plum Market photos from last year. I remember buying damsons and making damson gin – a first for me. 292 more words


Review: Windspiel Premium Dry Gin 

As a greyhound owner, I was of course immediately interested in Windspiel Dry Gin. I bought a bottle online several years ago and was far from disappointed. 1,022 more words


Roast Loin of Pork with Sloe Gin and Walnut Stuffing

The juices can be made into a gravy. Additional sloe gin can be used to make the gravy. 222 more words


Sloe hand

coming to that time of year

to go picking sloes

deep in the hedges

avoiding thorns

capturing the small dark fruit

my dad loved sloe gin… 132 more words

Black Hawk Cocktail (p. 9)

We tried to make our own maraschino cherries this weekend. We live in a bit of a liquor store desert, so we found this recipe… 563 more words