Gin

Discussion in 'Officers' started by msr, May 13, 2009.

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  1. msr

    msr LE

    So which brand should I offer guests and which should I drink (when no-one is watching)?

    msr
     
  2. Bombay Sapphire offered......Gordons drank.
     
  3. Bombay Saphire for me!
     
  4. Thirded for Bombay
     
  5. Bombay Sapphire, as bought in duty free. 48% proof. Delicious and lethal!
     
  6. Bombay offered - Hendricks drank, with cucumber of course.
     
  7. msr

    msr LE

    Funnily enough, I brought a bottle of BS back from Cyprus and simply cannot taste the difference between that and an 'own brand' label :(

    msr
     
  8. Gordons for guests and potcheen and coke for when they've left.
     
  9. Sixty

    Sixty LE Moderator Book Reviewer
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    Plymouth Gin - for both
     
  10. Bombay or Gordons for either purpose - interchangeable depending upon your stock levels. :judge:

    Also use a slice of lime from time to time, instead of lemon, for a change.
     
  11. Bombay Sapphire for the guests

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    And a nice Tanqueray No 10 secretly stowed away for yourself..... The Cloggies are pretty good at mind-relaxing substances, after all!!!!!!!

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  12. Hendricks for guests who can tell the difference. Hemdricks for the first one yourself with Gordons to follow on with.
     
  13. Lime is what a lot of trendy bars use - it's just not the same at all in my book.

    I find Tanqueray's a little harsh to be honest.
     
  14. Bombay for me and Tesco's finest for the guests, with lime - it disguises a multitude of sins.
     
  15. A former CO of 7RHA used to have 'gin and tonic' which was made from tonic and a slice of lemon. He found it put his guests at ease that he appeared to be drinking and his officers on their toes because they knew he wasn't.