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Sloes for making Sloe GinSloe gin is a red liqueur made with gin and sloe (blackthorn) drupes, which are a small fruit relative of the plum. The final liqueur has an alcohol content between 15 and 30 percent by volume.

Remember all those times you visited relatives at Christmas time, they always had sloe gin, well now you can make it yourself. Very simple to make, you will need to find a local wood or forest and get picking.


  • 450g/1lb sloes
  • 225g/8oz caster sugar
  • 1 litre/1¾ pint gin

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Strawberry Gin is a simple recipe, make sure the strawberries are clean and fresh.


  • Enough strawberries to fill a preserving jar or wide necked bottle.
  • Caster Sugarstrawberry
  • A bottle of your favorite Gin




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Lemon flavored gin is all the rage, lots of suppliers online willing to sell you a bottle. Why not make your own using this simple recipe:


  • l ltr Gin
  • 200 g white granulated Sugar
  • 3 unwaxed Lemons (just the rind)

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Marmalade Gin is our most highly searched for recipe on our website through Google and Bing.

One of the best things about this recipes is that you can make it all year around and it only takes around 1 month to make.Marmalade Gin Recipe

You will need the following ingredients:

  • One Bottle of your favorite Gin
  • 1Lb of high fruit Marmalade
  • 5oz White Granulated Sugar
  • 5 Drops of vanilla Essence

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This raspberry gin recipe that started the whole website, i was given it by a friend and was hooked from then on.raspberry


  • 300g of Raspberries
  • 330g of Sugar
  • 1.5 ltrs of Gin
  • 2 ltr Kilner or Le Parfait Jar

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Damsons can be found growing wild on trees in woods or forests, they will be ready to pick in the late summer, early autumn. Go out for a forage and get sloes at the same time.


  • 450 g (1 lb) Wild Damsons
  • 168 gm (6 oz) Sugar
  • 1 75cl Bottle of Gin.

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