Dr Hilary’s Cocktail Cabinet

Dr Hilary’s Cocktail Cabinet

The inaugural column of our new cocktail correspondent, Hilary Whitney from Sacred Spirits:

If you have been paying attention you will know that Sacred, your friendly local distillery, has now opened up a bar* where you can quaff Sacred cocktails to your heart’s content (in a responsible fashion, obviously – just in case anyone from the Portman Group is reading this.)

Easter Wines

Easter Wines

Our palates have been a little off lately and instead of drinking much wine we’ve been drinking Lemsip and strong beer (although not always in the same glass). We have had substantial cravings for a few wines and intend letting those cravings run riot over Easter. Here’s what’s on our shopping list and perfect for Easter grub:

Birichino tasting this Friday

Birichino tasting this Friday

This Friday, we’re hosting what has become one of the highlights of our Friday night pouring calendar. Alex Krause from Birichino in Santa Cruz, California joins us for a pouring of five wines and this time he’s brought his fellow winemaker and business partner Jon Locke along. Alex and Jon have a wealth of winemaking experience…