Specialist: gin

From the quiz on 25/8/15.

  1. Which brand of gin includes a picture of Queen Victoria on its label? Bombay Sapphire

  2. Which cocktail is made from a base of gin and cherry brandy or liqueur with a notoriously wide variety of other ingredients (IBA specification: Cointreau, Bénédictine, pineapple juice, lime juice, grenadine, dash of Angostura bitters)? Singapore Sling

  3. What is the name of the gin bar run by the Bath Gin Company that is located at 3 Queen Street? Canary Gin Bar

  4. In addition to juniper berries, with which two plant products is Hendrick’s gin principally infused? Cucumber and rose (petals)

  5. What is the standard garnish for the gin-and-vermouth cocktail known as a Gibson? Pickled onion (or cocktail onion, silverskin onion, etc.)


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