Archive > September 2011

Sloe progress

Ha, “Sloe progess”! See what I did there? Ahahaha! Enough japery, on to the purpose of the post. It’s been one week since starting the sloe gin, and I’ve been swirling and gently shaking the demi-john every so often. Here’s what it’s looking like now: As you can see the sloes have made the gin […]

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How to make Sloe Gin

This time of year is great to go out picking sloes. I only really know of one use for them, but it’s a damn fine one – Sloe Gin. Simply put Sloe Gin is just gin with some sloes bunged in. However to make sure it tastes better than anything you can buy in the […]

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Pop

Well it’s been a while since posting, but I’m glad to report the cider turned out well and has been slipping down a treat. It also has a decent amount of fizz in it, which gets stronger the longer you leave it. Here’s a vid of me popping open a bottle! And here’s the golden […]

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