As soon as everyone is sorted with a gin and tonic, James gets started with the tour and explanations in front of the three copper stills:
Patience looking shiny – she was also hot making the room very toasty!! Copper is the usual metal of choice for gin makers as it helps by absorbing the bad bits – fatty acids – so although they are harder to clean they make a better quality spirit.
Non gin offerings:
Me checking out some the other concoctions displayed on the bar wall.
Raspberry and Basil gin
Elderflower Liqueur – maybe they’ll make some limited seasonal editions?!
Dinner in Chiswick
Nom! I love Scotch eggs – especially when they are perfectly cooked like this!