Four Gins from Germany

Right now there are four different German gins sitting in my collection so I thought it was a good chance to talk about them here. Probably the best known of all German gins internationally is Monkey 47, a superb gin and featured on my favourites of 2016 list with ease. but the other gins listed…

A Weekend in Berlin

  A couple of my more recent blog posts are from Berlin, visit to Facil, a 2 Michelin star restaurant and a deli called Mogg & Melzer located in the very cool Mitte district. While 6 of my 8 nights were for work, I tagged on a couple days at the end to explore Berlin and…

Facil, Berlin

I spent a week in Berlin, for work mostly, but I tagged on a couple of days at the end to see and explore Berlin and my Dad came too for those couple days which was so nice. He arrived Friday morning and I had booked lunch at Facil for us. Facil is a 2 star…

Gin Review ~ The Duke

So week two of our new feature here on Gin & Griddle – The Friday Gin Review…this week is The Duke! The Story Founded in 2009, The Duke is an organic Gin created in small batches from Germany. Batch numbers are printed on each bottle. The Duke in question was the Duke of Bavaria, who was…