On a recent press trip to London, I had the chance to tour the Beefeater Distillery with master distiller Desmond Payne. He taught us a bit of gin history, showed us the difference between Beefeater and the newer brand, Beefeater 24, and let us peek our heads into the copper stills. Come along and check it out!
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Sure, we all know what to do with a bottle of gin and a bottle of tonic, but there are many more delicious drinks to mix up with gin—and summer is the perfect time to try them. Here are nine more unusual gin concoctions, from Will and Kate's royal punch to a luscious savory cocktail with cream of coconut and curry powder (don't knock it till you've tried it.)