I’ve tended to shy away from pairing gin with a cigar as the juniper notes would likely overpower or clash with the cigar, but what about Leggets Cigar gin?
The English Rose Martini is a beautiful blush coloured, sweetened variation on the classic Martini. It is a perfect desert tipple on a summers evening.
As much as I love a Martini or Gibson, sometimes I like to change things up. One such example is the China Martini – an oriental twist on a stone cold classic.
At its core the gin and tonic is a simple drink. Put some ice in a glass, pour over gin, top up with tonic, garnish and enjoy. The combinations are endless.
Sometimes I want a drink that falls between a neat spirit and a cocktail. The Journalist cocktail just such drink that takes a Martini to a different place.