Post Tagged with: "gin"


BLOOM Gin unveils new ready-to-drink collection

Jul 7, 2020, Author: Hello Joburg

BLOOM Gin has unveiled a new ready-to-drink (RTD) range aimed at those looking for the ultimate in convenient gin options for everyday social and treat occasions, from picnics to sundowners.  READ MORE ON DRINKS HERE. Made in the same way as its mother brand with only […]


Thomas Dakin Small-Batch Gin has arrived in SA

Jun 15, 2020, Author: Hello Joburg

Known as the World’s Best British London Dry Gin, Thomas Dakin Small-Batch Gin is finally available for purchase here in Joburg. READ MORE ON RECIPES HERE. The classic style, juniper-focused gin is famed for its heritage and craftsmanship. The recipe took master distiller, Joanne Moore more […]


Hip, hip, hooray! It’s World Gin Day tomorrow

Jun 12, 2020, Author: Bianca Spinner

Ever had a gincident? Well, lockdown level 3 means that spirit sales are finally open again. Just in time for World Gin Day tomorrow, so you just might have one too many. And, hey, who are we to judge? Whatever keeps your spirits up! Thanks […]

Drinks, Featured, Shopping

Where to pre-order booze for level 3 lockdown

May 22, 2020, Author: Candice May

We know that being stuck in your home isn’t easy. But like dancing, talking to strangers and writing bad poetry, it’s a lot easier when you involve booze. Unfortunately, until we move down to level 3 lockdown, a trip to the bottle store for a […]

People of Joburg

7 minutes with Rachel Smith

Apr 8, 2020, Author: Hello Joburg

Rachel Smith is the founder of proudly South African brand, Smiths Gin. Although the brand was only launched early last year, it’s already on its way to becoming a local favourite. We sat down with this mover – or should we say boozer – and shaker to find out more about […]

Drinks, Featured

Let the party begin – our top pick of the top tipples

Mar 30, 2020, Author: Candice May

Joburg, like most of the drinking world, is in the midst of a ‘ginaissance’. But there are many types of gin, all based on the humble juniper berry, but each with their own different origins, style and flavour profiles. So how do you choose? We supped enough gin to consider ourselves as […]


Greenall’s gin launches South Africa’s first virtual happy hour

Mar 27, 2020, Author: Hello Joburg

Not a lot of gin producers can claim to be THE first and original London Dry Gin, and host South Africa’s FIRST Virtual Happy Hour, but Greenall’s Gin and the Greenall’s Gin Ready to Drink serves are the exception to this. READ MORE ON NIGHTLIFE HERE. With COVID-19 we cannot […]


An Dúlamán Irish Maritime Gin is now available in SA

Mar 16, 2020, Author: Hello Joburg

Premium drinks company, Truman and Orange has added yet another stunning gin to their collection – An Dúlamán Irish Maritime Gin. READ MORE ON NIGHTLIFE HERE. This unique drink has been produced on the Donegal Coast in Ireland and is made from a combination of five locally harvested […]


Smiths Gin brings out limited edition gin-filled flasks

Mar 5, 2020, Author: Hello Joburg

Homegrown gin brand, Smiths Gin will be releasing a limited edition, reusable range of metal flasks filled with their award-winning gins. READ MORE ON DINING OUT HERE. The aim is tap into South Africa’s ‘cooler box culture’ and has amazing features like a lid which also doubles as a cup – […]

Competitions, Drinks

Get ready to live full bloom + WIN 1 of 4 Bloom Gin Hampers

Mar 2, 2020, Author: Hello Joburg

If you are looking to bring a unique blend of style, substance, and sass to your life this summer – BLOOM London Dry Gin is the answer. READ MORE ON DINING OUT HERE. Handcrafted by England’s oldest Gin Distillers, BLOOM is an international award-winning gin and is the fastest-growing super-premium gin […]