Many recipes for sloe gin are blighted by two elementary mistakes: the initial measurements of spirit, fruit and sugar and the use of cheap gin.
The humble Kilner jar has myriad uses from cocktail canisters in the hippest of bars and chuntney pots in retro restaurants to table centers full of flowers, cosmetics holders and much much more.
First frost has been, so it's sloe picking time. 'Sloe gin recipe from John Wright: "My basic sloe gin recipe is extremely simple; no added flavourings such as juniper berries or almonds, just straight in the jar with all three basic ingredients.
Cocktail Friday: Sloe Gin Pink Lady
Cocktail Friday: Sloe Gin Pink Ladyby Lucy Parissi gorgeous gin based cocktail – perfect for sipping on Valentine's Day! I usually double the quantities to serve
Home-Made Slow Gin, simply collect a few jars from around the house or your local shop and get started now ready for Christmas