It’s not news to regular readers that the HWO household are gin lovers. Everyone recognises the Bombay Sapphire distinct blue glass bottles and has been a firm favourite of many for several decades. Relocated in 2014, Bombay Sapphire distillery is now located in Laverstoke Mill. The Mill used to be…

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With Mothers Day fast approaching, I thought I’d share this simple but incredibly delicious truffle recipe.  I made them at Christmas but used Baileys as the alcoholic base.  I thought I’d try the recipe with a sample bottle of X-Gin I had and was pleasantly surprised with the results! X-Gin…

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We all know by now that the HappyWiseOwl household is a gin loving one. Not only do we have a great vineyard selling amazing wine around the corner from where we live, there is also a high quality gin producer!!  I met up with Tony Holdsworth to talk a little…

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We all have moments in time that we class as our ‘favourite times’ – it could be when your achieving goals in your job, when your travelling or when your just taking time out. When I’m Travelling This should come as no surprise to anyone!  There’s nothing I love more…

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Readers of my blog will be very aware that I am partial to a drop of gin – imagine my excitement when I was asked to pop along to the Bath Gin Company to take part in their Distillery Tour & Gin Making experience;  I couldn’t get there fast enough!…

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