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Gin & Tonic ice cream by Jude’s and Sipsmith

What do award winning Sipsmith’s gin and Jude’s ice cream have in common? They are of course both quintessentially British, but now they have teamed up to make Jude’s Gin & Tonic ice cream – splendid old chap! Sam Galsworthy, Sipsmith co-founder explains “Our collaboration with Jude’s is the perfect marriage of two Great British Summertime institutions; ice cream – and the gin and tonic.” Grab a limited edition Gin & Tonic ice cream this summer at Selfridges, online at Ocado, or at various on-the-road events. Having a summer soiree? Why not impress your guests by serving up some Sipsmith and Jude’s Gin Alexanders? Hello summer, meet gin. Sipsmith and Jude’s Gin Alexanders Ingredients 40ml Sipsmith London Dry Gin One scoop of Jude’s Gin & Tonic Ice Cream Method Combine ingredients in a shaker and shake until ice cream melts Serve in a chilled coupe glass with a dash of nutmeg

Sipsmith – Sloe vs Damson

The summer has come to an end and Autumn is creeping in. And although I’m not overly happy about having endured the worst summer in two decades, I do love Autumn. The crisp sunny mornings and the beautiful leaves strewn across the floor everywhere you go put a smile on my face. I can’t think of a better way of celebrating the start of the season than by heading down to the Sipsmith distillery to try out the new seasonal spirits, Damson Vodka and Sloe Gin, which I did last week. We were slightly confused whilst walking down a beautiful tree lined street full of the kind of Georgian houses that everyone wants to live in. ‘Maybe the distillery is in a house’ I said to my boyfriend. But then we stumbled upon it, a small room the size of a modest garage with a giant copper distillery toward the back. We had reached the Sipsmith distillery in Hammersmith, the equivalent of Charlie and the Chocolate factory for booze and the first copper distillery in …