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Boozy Advertising from the U.K.B.G Guide to Drinks


We found some real gems in this United Kingdom Bartenders Guild guide to drinks. Here’s some vintage advertising from the 1955 edition


Cointreau in your fruit salad and on your grapefruit. There’s a boozy breakfast…


Because if they are drinking it in Paris…


Gin and “It”? The “IT” apparently refers to the Italian vermouth.  Gin and Pep contains a peppermint creme de menthe. The guide also has recipes for Gin Toddy and Gin Cobblers.

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A couple of King George VI’s favourites…