The UK’s ‘gin renaissance’ has been under way for several years astastes and drinking habits have changed. Once dubbed ‘Mother’s ruin’, gin sales topped £1bn for the first time in 2015 as younger drinkers flocked to a new generation of artisanal distilleries. And with so many brands now on the market, a little guidance is surely required….
In GIN, Dan Jones introduces readers to the best gin makers on the planet, as well as some of the most exciting mixes that can be made from the spirit. If you’re a fan of a classic G&T and want to take things to a unchartered territories, look no further. Featuring all the staples like the Gin Fizz, Martini and Gimlet, Dan will have you dabbling with a Pink Lady, a Negroni (current hipster favourite) and an Rhubarb Sparkler in no time.
Recipes include easy three-ingredient-recipes, to punches, apertifs, teas, martinis and more. Dan also shares his favourite syrup recipes that will elevate your cocktail making skills to new levels. With one bottle, you will soon be making over 60 drinks that will ensure you are the life and soul of any party.
About the Author
Dan Jones is a style consultant, working with brands like Swatch, Topman, and ASOS, and publishers like Conde Nast. He is the author of The Mixer's Manual and Man Made.