There is something very satisfying about delving into a well-stocked and multifarious drinks cabinet – whether you're looking for a hip flask filler, a shoot day snifter to share, or a warming digestif – especially when the contents of each bottle are the result of your own handiwork.
That classic recipes remain as firm favourites with many is no surprise – after all, traditional sloe gin does take some beating – but the alternatives are delicious, too. Why not try something different this autumn?
Here are five ideas to get you started...
After almost six decades, the CLA Game Fair is no more.
In a statement released by the CLA today, it was announced that the annual Game Fair – a calendar highlight which began in 1958 – will no longer continue. The decision has been taken by the CLA Board after the event failed to generate enough income in each of the last three years. The planned event at Ragley Hall in 2016 has also been cancelled.