When it comes to the people of Scotland you’ll be hard pressed to find a more passionate bunch of people. They love their country and why shouldn’t they? Its steeped in history that dates back thousands of years, is a beautiful place and full of people that have a great sense of culture. We know that when it comes to celebrating being Scottish the Scots love to have a wee drink and so we are taking a look at some of our great selling Scottish hip flasks. Continue reading 4 Best Scottish Hip Flasks
Vodka is one of the most favourite alcoholic drinks around the globe. Why? Because it is delicious and crisp!
Fermenting certain grains and fruits so that they produce an intoxicating drink has been around since very ancient times and vodka was one of the earliest liquors to have been made.
We all know what alcohol is as most of us have at least tried it at some time in our lives. It is an acquired taste that many people do not like although there are many of us that do. Those of us that do drink, we all seem to have a favourite type of drink and from there a favourite brand.
There are hundreds upon hundreds of alcoholic beverages to choose from however they are all branded under a few main headings, a few main types if you will;
Moonshine has known many names over the years – homebrew, hooch and white liquor just to name a few – however, I think that the most well known is moonshine. You say moonshine to someone and they usually think of a strong and potent white liquor which in most cases is very illegal!
Gin is one of the most popular drinks in cocktails. A well loved drink that can be mixed in so many delicious ways, we are fast becoming fans of after dinner gin drinkies. There seems these days to be a gin drink that can suit any mood and most people’s tastes.
You have heard of the term Dutch courage right?? Well, you have gin to thank for that…..it is claimed that English soldiers drank it to calm their nerves when offering support against the Spanish in Antwerp. Although back then, it was a slightly different variation called Jenever which just so happen to be Dutch for Gin.
No party goer should be without one, they are stylish, fun and serve a purpose by not only providing the drink of your choice but a great conversation starter. If you are off to a party, summer BBQ or just a night around a friends house then a hip flask is a good buddy to take along. Whether you go with a discreet sized flask that fits nicely in your pocket or one of our massive 64oz flasks that fits a whole 1.8 liters of alcohol you are sure to be the talk of the party. Continue reading Hip Flask the Party Accessory
So ‘where should you carry your hip flask?’ is a great question and one that is often asked.
To start with if you decided to give your flask to your loved one to carry in her handbag then I would strongly suggest you make sure your flask is protected with a case, pewter in particular scratches easily as it is a soft metal, I have made the mistake of passing my pewter flask off to my wife who placed the flask in her handbag with her car keys, the flask ended up with some quite interesting and artist scratches. I learnt the hard way so others won’t have to, our pewter flasks do come in a pouch but better to avoid car keys to start with and carry the flask yourself.
Some of you may be surprised but there are so many different ways in which you can drink bourbon… yes, there really is not just over ice or with coke but lots of really yummy ways. Keep reading and I will tell you some of them. Only some mind or we will be here all day……