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Monthly Archives: March 2020

  1. Boozy Baking with Craft56° – Lundin Raspberry Ripple Baked New York Cheesecake

    An easy-peasy baked gin cheesecake recipe is what you’ve always been searching for, right? Same! Sadly, there’s none online so we decided to make our own. This is the full-dairy option, we also made a Vegan Cheesecake recipe!

    A baked New York Cheesecake is a staple in any cake lovers’ diet. Pair it with raspberry ripple gin and you’re got a new classic!

    Boozy Baking With Craft56

    We used a 8-inch springform pan for our cheesecake and it yielded about 12-16 portions (depending on your preferred portion size!)

    For the tasty, sweetened jelly topping, we used the luxurious

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  2. Boozy Baking with Craft56° – Vegan Lundin Raspberry Ripple Baked New York Cheesecake

    An easy-peasy baked gin cheesecake recipe is what you’ve always been searching for, right? Same! Sadly, there’s none online so we decided to make our own. This is the easy vegan cheesecake recipe, we also made an non-vegan version!

    A baked New York Cheesecake is a staple in any cake lovers’ diet. Pair it with raspberry ripple gin and you’re got a new classic!

    Boozy Baking With Craft56

    We used a 8-inch springform pan for our cheesecake and it yielded about 12-16 portions (depending on your preferred portion size!)

    For the tasty, sweetened jelly topping, we used the luxurious

    Read more »
  3. Our Favourite Scottish Gin Bottle Designs

    Everyone has a reason for having a favourite bottle of gin. Whether it’s the first one you tried or the one used in your favourite cocktail? Maybe it’s the first gin someone got you as a gift or one that brings back great memories. Some may even choose their gins based on the bottle. We all know we shouldn’t judge a book by its’ cover but with some truly beautiful designs out there, who are we to tell you what to do?

    Here’s some of our favourite bottle designs - all still very tasty! It may be an eclectic mix but each beautiful in their own way! Find your perfect unusual gin bottle gift with our quick guide.

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  4. March 2020 Gin of the Month - Kinrara Scottish Highland Dry Gin

    This month our Gin of the Month for our Scottish Gin Club members is one of our all time favourites. Find out more about Kinrara Dry Gin and the highland distillery below.

    Kinrara Distillery

    Based in a 250 year old converted farm steading, Kinrara’s highland distillery is nestled in 12,000 acres of Cairngorm National Park, just outside Aviemore.

    Kinrara Distillery
    Photo: The Gin Cooperative

    The centuries old Cairngorm estate was founded by Lady Jane Gordon, beautiful socialite and co-creator of the famous Gordon Highlande

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  5. Mothers Day 2020 - Perfect Gift Guide

    Mother’s Day is just around the corner and there’s no better time to show your mum (or grandma!) just how much you love them - with a gift as special as they are. 

    Our gift guide was made with the mum’s in our life in mind and having a variety to choose from is key! Our Mother’s Day Gin Selection offer a wide selection to choose from and we’re sure you’ll be able to find the perfect Scottish gin gift. Whether it’s her favourite you’re after or you want to get her something new to try. We’ve got you covered!

    Our unique Mother’s Day Gifts will delight the mothers in your life – a day and a gin they’ll never forget!

    1. Four Marys Gin Gift Set (4 x 5 cl)

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  6. How To Taste Gin - Our Comprehensive Guide

    Here at Craft56°, we stock over 100 different varieties of Scottish Gin each with their own blend of botanicals and flavour profile. Once you’ve received your gin, can you trust just your tongue to distinguish between the variety of tastes? Keep reading if you want to know how to experience the full flavour of your new bottle of gin like a true expert.

    Small batch Scottish gins are designed and produced with care and attention to ensure that the gin provides an exceptional taste. You want to make sure that if you’ve invested in a bottle that you can experience the full range of flavours available.

    1. Choose the Perfect Glass
    First things first – your glass. The Copa de Balon glass is the recommended serving glass for a gin. The unique shape of the Copa de Balon glass collects and

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