1. Caskstregth blog have announced that J & A Mitchell, the team behind Springbreak distillery and Wm Cadenheads are releasing a very limited edition (2014 bottles) of 30 Year Old blended Scotch whisky. Read their review to see if you want in on the action before it’s official release at Christmas.
2. Check out sipstir’s Negroni cocktail recipie of the month which is the perfect mix of gin and Campari. Ideal for a hot summer’s afternoon, or whenever you fancy for a bit of extra tropic into the English summer.
3. The wine sleuth blog have announced hot off the press that supermarket chain Lidl will be launching a premium wine range this autumn. The wine sleuth team headed for an exclusive tasting in Bordeaux where the supermarket will be sourcing much of its selection. Read their tasting notes and find out which deals to look out for here.
4. The Gin Monkey are sharing some exclusive distilling secrets that allow you to brew your own gin at home. Sound too good to be true? They claim their method requires only a few ingredients and that there is no distillation required. Head to the blog to find out exactly how, and to see if you’re up to the challenge.