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Our Guide to Cornish Gin Makers

Thursday, 16th of January 2020

Gin has been produced since the Middle Ages and takes its name from the Dutch word for juniper, which is ‘genever’. It is widely believed that the phrase ‘Dutch Courage’ refers to gin as the specific drink needed to bolster one’s courage. The UK’s

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Guide To The Best Fireworks in Cornwall for New Year’s Eve 2019

Tuesday, 17th of December 2019

New Year’s Eve (NYE) is the next big event after Christmas and if you want to ring in the new year in style we have a list of the top firework shows happening in Cornwall. What better way to take in the show than with one of our hampers, we will recommend

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Our Guide to Cornish Cider Makers

Friday, 29th of November 2019

Cider has a long and rich history which dates back to pre 55 BC. When the Greeks and Romans sailed to the British Isles, they discovered that the locals were drinking a cider-like drink made from apple. Traditionally created for farm labourers, who would sometimes

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Why Won’t My Scones Rise? - Tips for Making Scones

Why Won’t My Scones Rise? - Tips for Making Scones

Thursday, 31st of October 2019

Scones should be one of the most simplest of baked goods to make right? Actually they can be very difficult, especially when looking to achieve perfection. Not only do scones have to be light, fluffy and full of flavour, they also have to look great. A flat

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5 Gin Drinking Rules to Follow

5 Gin Drinking Rules to Follow

Monday, 30th of September 2019

If botanical distilled spirits are your style, then you will know that the popularity of gin has skyrocketed in the past few years.

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