King William Blood Orange British Luxury Flavoured Gin, 1 x 70 cl

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King William Blood Orange British Luxury Flavoured Gin, 1 x 70 cl

King William Blood Orange British Luxury Flavoured Gin, 1 x 70 cl

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Famous for jenever and liqueurs, De Kuyper was established in 1695 when newly wed Petrus de Kuyper founded the firm in Horst in Limburg, in the south of the Netherlands.

Jenever also known as genièvre, genever, peket, or in the English-speaking world as Dutch gin or Hollands is the juniper-flavored national and traditional liquor of the Netherlands and Belgium, from which gin evolved. Despite the battle taking place more than three centuries ago, it is still frequently mentioned in sectarian songs and chants.As the 18th century progressed, Gin was blamed for thousands of deaths, from overconsumption to gin fuelled murders and even insanity. This simple gin drink was among the first created and consumed purely for pleasure and the anesthetic effect that clearly demarked the end of the workday and the beginning of the evening’s revelries. The Sun", "Sun", "Sun Online" are registered trademarks or trade names of News Group Newspapers Limited. Gin was further helped in 1690 by the British Parliament passing 'An Act for encouraging the distilling of brandy and spirits from corn', enabling anybody to distil grain spirit.

It was the arrival of a Dutchman to the English throne that drove the popularity of jenever in England and turned gin from being a medicine to a fashionable drink.

Whenever the weather turned, crowds would gather to explore the stalls and tents selling hot gin and gingerbread that popped up along the frozen River Thames, as enterprising Londoners looked to make a quick shilling out of what became known as the London Frost Fairs.

The 103 third parties who use cookies on this service do so for their purposes of displaying and measuring personalized ads, generating audience insights, and developing and improving products. This led to a constitutional monarchy and the Bill of Rights, the crowning of William and Mary as King and Queen of Scotland and the Irish battle of the Boyne. per cent ABV in a nod to the the Battle of the Boyne - will appeal to loyalists throughout Scotland as its launch in Glasgow approaches. The British Mutiny Act of 1720 absolved tradesmen engaged in distilling from having to billet soldiers.Incidentally, the Dutch term 'jenever' or 'jenever' was borrowed from Old French 'genevre' (modern French genièvre) meaning 'juniper tree', which in turn comes from the Latin word for the tree 'juniperus'. The “repetition” of the drink’s alcoholic strength – which appeared five times – was also highlighted as problematic. As part of the conflict with France, William naturally sought to weaken his enemy's economy, so started the English blockade against French goods. The act also allowed anyone who wanted to distil alcohol to legally do so by simply posting a public notice giving at least ten day's notice of their intention to start distilling.



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