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Gincident Spirit of the Month: Sipsmith London Dry

Sipsmith London Dry Gin: From Copper Still to Centre Court.  In 2007, two friends, Sam Galsworthy and Fairfax Hall, attended one of New York’s famous Negroni parties (how appropriate!) where they crossed paths with fellow gin junkie, Jared Brown, and before the evening was over, these three Sipsmithateers had developed the idea of creating the world’s best London Dry Gin.  Sipsmith FoundersSipsmith Gin Founders With a shared enjoyment for the juniper berry, Galsworthy, Hall and Brown set about producing their own unique...

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Win with Gin in June & July when you celebrate World Gin Day with Gincident.co.za

World Gin Day is here!  Whether you’re a gin junkie or a total vir..gin, this is the perfect day to celebrate and get acquainted with this sexy spirit.  The idea of celebrating World Gin Day was born in 2009 when gin fan Neil Houston and his gin compadres gathered to toast the joy of the juniper berry spirit online.  Thanks to the power of social media and the increasing popularity of gin drinking, World Gin Day is now celebrated worldwide, with events...

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Father’s Day with Gincident.co.za

Celebrate the Legend that is ‘Dad’ on Father’s Day with Gincident.co.za If you’re searching for the perfect Father’s Day gift, have no fear, Gincident.co.za is here.  Look no further for the best, most ultimate Father’s Day gifts featuring some of the world’s top premium drinks brands.    Gincident.co.za has some awesome Father’s Day promotions during June, with gifts featuring glassware, cool dad gadgets and much more.  Get Dad something special and make it a Father’s Day to remember with his favourite brands that will...

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Gincident Spirit of the Month: Plague Doctor Gin.

Gincident.co.za is proud to host Plague Doctor Gin as our Spirit of the Month for May 2021. A truly great South African gin that embodies the true richness and heritage of gin – incorporating natural herbal infusion while re-embracing the legacy of juniper berries – creating an adaptable and distinct London Dry gin.  Plague Doctor Gin is available to purchase from Gincident.co.za right now and delivered straight to your door*.  Inspired by 17th century medicine men and their use of juniper...

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The Gincident Quick Guide to the Best Non-Alcoholic Alternatives

The national COVID-19 lockdown in its various forms over the last 10 months has been tough. And for many of us, the restrictions on alcohol sales have been the toughest. On the bright side, many of our customers have been discovering some great non-alcoholic alternatives to their usual tipple right here on the Gincident.co.za website. And the good news is that these fantastic products, while not packing the same punch as their more imbibed cousins, can hold their own in both...

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It’s LAST ROUNDS at Gincident.co.za

2020 is drawing to a close, and its been a year...and a half!  Gincident.co.za will be calling last rounds for 2020 on Sunday 20 December at 5pm, so get your orders in before then so we can do our best to get you all your Christmas spirits delivered before Santa arrives.  For the festive season the Gincident.co.za office will be closed until 4 January 2021.  In the meantime, all our wonderful customers are welcome to browse through our huge range of wines,...

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What’s in the Box?! Find out on Black Friday at Gincident.co.za

Turn up the mystery this Black Friday with Gincident.co.za when you purchase one of our INCREDIBLE Mystery Boxes*!  You don't know what you're getting – and that's half the fun! The other half begins when you UNBOX your MYSTERY BOX!  What will you get? It could be anything, but it will be very special... There's a Mystery Box for every budget - prices range from R200 to R1000 - and each one is filled with a specially selected premium brand, plus an...

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Follow the BLACK DOT & find YOUR NEXT FAVOURITE GIN with GINCIDENT & CARBON BISTRO

We all have our favourite fantasy gin. The one gin you know is the perfect gin. The one gin you always stare at longingly on Gincident.co.za but never buy because...“What  does it taste like?” “What if I don’t like it?” “It’s too expensive!” Well, Gincident is here to help make that decision easier, to help you make your fantasy gin a reality, and help you find your next favourite gin.  Just follow the BLACK DOT... Gincident.co.za has always brought you one of...

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UPDATE: Gincident orders & deliveries from 12 July 2020

Due to the suspension of alcohol sales and distribution, as announced by President Cyril Ramaphosa on 12 July 2020, Gincident.co.za is no longer permitted to process new online orders or deliver existing orders of alcohol products. Gincident.co.za fully supports the government’s temporary regulation on alcohol sales and distribution, in the interests of the worldwide fight against the spread of the COVID-19 pandemic.  Our customers will still be allowed to place orders for all items on our website, but all alcoholic items...

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Celebrate World Gin Day with Gincident

World Gin Day – the Greatest Day of the Year Started in 2009 by UK ginnoisseur Neil Houston, World Gin Day is a response to the continuing popularity of gin drinking around the world.  World Gin Day, the second Saturday of June- in 2020, it falls on 13 June - is a spirited celebration of all things gin that brings gin lovers, both expert and novice, together to share their love for the drink affectionately known as ‘juniper juice’.  Not only has...

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