Lucas Bols' Very Old Gin Ad, Amsterdam Distillery - Vintage Ads from The Sphere Royal Marriage Number, honoring wedding of Princess Mary & Viscount Lascelles,
The suave gentleman who was Burnett's Gin poster boy in the
French Gimlet 2 ounces gin 1 ounce St-Germain ounce fresh lime juice Combine all ingredients in an ice-filled shaker and shake until cold. Strain into a chilled cocktail glass. Garnish with a lime wedge.
Serious glass envy for the gentleman on the left.
Gordon's harked back to gin's perceived medicinal qualities, which it was known for pre-Gin Lane
A gin-lover's guide to London
Pimm's - an English classic. I never knew they had 6 different versions though! Only 3 exist today
"Gordon's Gin" ad, 1967 , originally uploaded by revista_antiga . Scanned from Taschen's "All-American Ads of the .
It's clear to see from this Beefeater advert that gin was not so young and fashionable as it once was - associated with pruning and suburbia
The Sign of the 'Mischief'. An unfortunate man with a padlock and chain round his neck labelled 'wedlock' is carrying on his shoulders a drunken woman drinking gin in