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23/04/2020

Colonsay Cocktails No.4 – Kiloran Waves

Ingredients 50ml Colonsay Gin 1 tsp Greengage Jam 20ml Seaweed and tea syrup* 5ml Smokey Scotch (Ardbeg) 25ml Lime 1 Egg white For our 4th Colonsay Cocktail we’ve switched allegiance and taken creative guidance from @thecocktailtradingco. Check out their Instagram page for more fab recipes. Kiloran Waves – which showcases Colonsay Gin and was created to celebrate the launch of our first ‘island batch’ – Wild Thyme 909 – back in May 2018. With one sip, drinkers will be transported to one of the island’s finest golden beaches, with tempestuous... Read More

16/04/2020

Colonsay Cocktails No.3 – Port Mhor

Ingredients 60ml Colonsay Gin 30ml Lillet Blanc 30ml Blue Curacao 30ml Lemon Juice 3 dashes Orange Bitters 1 egg white Welcome to No.3 in a series of ‘how to make cocktail’ blogs. Another fabulous Colonsay Gin cocktail creation from Anthony from @cocktails_for_breakfast. By now you’ll be following him on Instagram I’m sure – his garnishes are legendary! Port Mhor is a smooth citrusy cocktail that captures the beauty of the island location and we love it because it’s pretty close to being #colonsayblue! Shake ingredients without ice, very vigorously (mini... Read More

09/04/2020

Colonsay Cocktails No.2 – Scalasaig Sunset

Ingredients 45ml Colonsay Gin 10ml Fernet-Branca 20ml Lillet Rose 30ml Cranberry Juice 10ml Lemon Juice 10ml Red Pepper Shrub 5ml Grenadine 2 to 3 dashes Tabasco Sauce Welcome to the second in a series of ‘how to make cocktail’ blogs. We’ve teamed up with the hugely creative Anthony from @cocktails_for_breakfast to mix up some fabulous Colonsay Gin cocktails. His Instagram page is well worth a look – if you’ve not already checked it out, why not!? He is the garnish guru! For those that don’t know the island too well,... Read More

02/04/2020

Colonsay Cocktails No.1 – Pride of Colbhasa

Ingredients 45ml Colonsay Gin 20ml St Germain 20ml Lillet Blanc 15ml Yellow Chartreuse 20ml Lemon Juice 20ml Orange Juice 15ml Yellow Pepper Shrub Pinch of Salt Welcome to the first in a series of ‘how to make cocktail’ blogs. We’ve teamed up with the hugely creative Anthony from @cocktails_for_breakfast to mix up some fabulous Colonsay Gin cocktails. His Instagram page is well worth a look – we think he’s one of the best at making the most of a garnish! You’ll see what we mean! So….Colonsay Gin Cocktail no.1 –... Read More

Welcome to our new site

We are very pleased to announce the launch of our brand new eCommerce site, and also our new blog, which will be updated regularly to keep you up to date with the latest news and special offers. Our new site has been developed with our customers in mind, and as a result of this you’ll find an easy to use website with effective search facilities and an efficient checkout process. We really hope you enjoy having a look around the new site – we will be constantly adding new products... Read More