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Review: Sipsmith Tasting, Mecanica, Manchester

November 30, 2021 Comments Off on Review: Sipsmith Tasting, Mecanica, Manchester

It’s been a while since I posted as Hamiltonic. I kind of went into retirement over lockdown and confined myself to drinking only Aldi gin.

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Manchester Gin Winter Spiced Gin

Win a bottle of Winter Spiced Gin, a festive-inspired tipple from Manchester Gin

December 7, 2020 Comments Off on Win a bottle of Winter Spiced Gin, a festive-inspired tipple from Manchester Gin

Win a bottle of Winter Spiced Gin, a festive-inspired tipple from Manchester Gin.

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Hamiltonic: Bashall Gins

March 20, 2020 Comments Off on Hamiltonic: Bashall Gins

I first met Ben at The Gin Society do at Manchester Cathedral a few weeks ago.

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The Gin Society

Hamiltonic: The Gin Society, Manchester Cathedral

March 5, 2020 Comments Off on Hamiltonic: The Gin Society, Manchester Cathedral

I was meant to attend The Gin Society do at Rochdale Town Hall but Storm Dennis put paid to that.

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Hamiltonic: Defiance Distillery, Woodend Mill, Oldham

October 5, 2019 Comments Off on Hamiltonic: Defiance Distillery, Woodend Mill, Oldham

As a professional drinker and gin correspondent, I do not drive.

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Three Little Words Bar

Food and Drink Review: Three Little Words, Manchester

September 16, 2019 Comments Off on Food and Drink Review: Three Little Words, Manchester

There was a time when Watson Street was the preserve of garages and mechanics, a through road for MOTs and traffic avoiding the gridlock on Deansgate.

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Hamiltonic: Bolton Gin and Rum Festival

September 4, 2019 Comments Off on Hamiltonic: Bolton Gin and Rum Festival

Sunday was the day of rest, according to biblical doctrine.

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Hamiltonic: Monkey 47 Gin, Bill’s Restaurant, Leeds

June 12, 2019 Comments Off on Hamiltonic: Monkey 47 Gin, Bill’s Restaurant, Leeds

Every time I pull into Leeds Station I look out for the three Italian towers. Over the years they have become increasingly hard to spot among the plain, anonymous new-builds along the Leeds Liverpool Canal, and I suspect they will be lost forever one day.

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Hamiltonic: World Gin Day

May 31, 2019 Comments Off on Hamiltonic: World Gin Day

Things have been a little quiet here at Hamiltonic.

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Time for a Tanqueray - an evening of literature and gin, International Anthony Burgess Foundation, Manchester

Hamiltonic: Time for a Tanqueray, International Anthony Burgess Foundation, Manchester

March 15, 2019 Comments Off on Hamiltonic: Time for a Tanqueray, International Anthony Burgess Foundation, Manchester

One of the great pleasures of this job is the occasional invitation to evenings such as this.

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