A Saturday trip to the market – and it’s a shame to waste those gorgeously deep purple plums going dirt cheap at the end of the day. Plum Gin? (more…)
Being new to the tricks of flavouring gin or vodka, it’s fair to say that my Sloe Vodka of last year (made with fresh sloes, albeit e-bay sourced) was … not quite ready by Christmas.
So – we’ll see how this works out; Sloe Gin made with dried sloes. Should be ready and mellow by Christmas this year, meaning that October 2017’s sloe gin has plenty time to mature in time for Christmas 2018! (more…)
Any number of recipes out there – just waiting for the tasting. I went for heavy on the sloes, and light on the sugar.
It is traditional NOT to reveal the secret spot where you found your sloes. So no e-bay link 🙂 (more…)