Serve straight uo in a chilled martini glass with a slice of cucumber as a garnish. Cucumber Day was invented by cucumber growers, in England in 2011, to extol the virtues of the gallant cucumber. Hendrick's Gin are giving away 100 cucumber cultivation kits to Irish people to grow  at home. The spirit’s unusual distillation process includes an infusion of rose and cucumber, which yields an extraordinarily smooth gin that is a rare union of lightness and complexity. The spirit’s unusual distillation process includes an infusion of rose and cucumber, which yields an extraordinarily smooth gin that is a rare union of lightness and complexity. Garnish Martin Miller's Gin with a slice of cucumber to really bring out the fresh character of the gin. It a small batch gin (seriously small at just 450 litres) giving their master distiller greater control, and the botanical signature of carefully selected flowers, roots, fruits, and seeds complements the rose petal and cucumber infusion, resulting in a smooth gin with depth of flavour and a delicate floral aroma. Add more crushed ice, building into a stack. Add remaining ingredients and shake hard over ice. We thought we’d seen everything when Gordon’s offered to give out free gin and tonics when your train was delayed but this is positively genius. You read that right. We are always keen to receive your Unusual musings! Cucumbers at the ready gin lovers; things are about to … DIRECTIONS. Hendrick’s Gin Orbium is a limited version of the original, but it has strong indicators of quinine, wormwood and blue lotus blossom. Well, Hendrick’s are generally synonymous with three things. The brand will be offering the promotion across Young’s or Geronimo Inns establishments. *One per person. 3-5 Slices Cucumber Add basil & cucumber to base of a cocktail shaker and muddle gently. Other than that, you might ask: What is this madness? Last year on June 14, Hendrick’s unveiled the world’s first dedicated Cucumber Hour, which included this initiative. Cucumbers at the ready gin lovers; things are about to get mad. pic.twitter.com/7gwFzbJ5kx, — Hendrick's Gin UK (@HendricksginUK) March 13, 2018. Throughout the nurturing period, the proud plant owners will be encouraged to tag @HendricksGin and use the #CucumberCultivationKits with photos and videos of their growing plant to be in with a chance to win prizes such as your very own cucumber curler and Hendrick’s tea sets. invite all those with a curious mind to celebrate World Cucumber Day on June 14 to cultivate and embrace their very own unusual side. You can also check a full list over on the Hendrick’s UK Facebook page. If swapping railcards for avocados sounds utterly bizarre, then let us introduce to you something even more gin-ius. The confirmed bars appear to be in England and include The Alexandra and The Duke of Wellington in London, The Chequers Inn in Bristol and the Hand & Spear in Surrey. Hendricks gin has a hint of cucumber flavor. There’s also a pinch of awe-inspiring madness that goes hand in hand with the marketing of Hendrick’s. Company No. We wish to spread love, understanding and appreciation for cucumbers everywhere and. Hendrick’s is the perfect gin for this cocktail. World Cucumber Day takes place in the Summer, so Hendrick’s Cucumber Lemonade — an unusually seasonal concoction — is just the thing. And there will be tips from the experts along the way, including Hendrick's Gin Irish Ambassador Ben Curtis. Strain over ice-filled teacup. Please enjoy responsibly. Our. explains more about how we use your data, and your rights. As such, the gin can be a good foundation for a gin over ice with tonic water (with a cucumber garnish instead of a lemon wedge), or the traditional gin-and-tonic. Tag a friend you'll take along. The drinks company are offering people the chance to learn to how grow their own cucumber plant so they'll always have a garnish to hand. Hendrick's and Tonic 1 Part Hendrick's Gin 3 Parts Tonic Water Fresh Cucumber Build all in a teacup over plenty of cubed ice. You can unsubscribe at any time. The Gin Kin promotes responsible drinking, Hendrick’s are offering to swap cucumbers for free G&Ts if you’re interested, Gordon’s offered to give out free gin and tonics when your train was delayed, You can now get a free gin & tonic if your train is delayed, Cocktail: Cucumber Collins, with Hendrick’s gin. Check out our guide to the very best gin bottle designs if you need further confirmation of this. ?#CucumberCurrency #HenricksGin #humpdaymotivation #communityontap pic.twitter.com/pkWibcdttK, — Founders Arms Pub (@FoundersArms) March 14, 2018. The brand have formerly ran this promotion on National Cucumber Day. 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'GARNISH' comes from garnish, an old French term meaning 'to equip', which itself comes from an exceedingly old Germanic word, warnjan, associated with the concept of 'being cautious or warned'. ©2020 IMPORTED BY WILLIAM GRANT & SONS. Please fill out the following form to send us a message. We strongly advise doing this if you wish to avoid the embarrassing incident of walking into a bar with a cucumber. Hendrick’s Gin has always held the cucumber in the highest regard. Last year on June 14, Hendrick’s unveiled the world’s first dedicated Cucumber Hour, which included this initiative. The Hendrick's Gin Distillery Ltd, THE GIRVAN DISTILLERY, GIRVAN, KA26 9PT Make sure you pop by with a cucumber to exchange for a @HendricksginUK & @SchweppesUK tonic on Tuesday ?? Cucumber Lemonade brims with naughty thoughts for summers — and cucumber days and nights — yet to be. 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