Wine & Dine
Textual content by Joanna Lobo. Photographed by Tenzing Dakpa
There’s a brand new gin lining the cabinets of sure Goan supermarkets. It’s a flat, hip flask-shaped bottle, and the liquid inside shimmers with a faint hue of blue. This butterfly pea gin is marketed as the most cost effective craft gin in Goa. And at 245 rupees per bottle, it’s a well-founded declare.
The previous few months have seen an inflow of recent liquor manufacturers: the above-mentioned Clearly Good Gin, Maka di craft beers, Maka Zai rum and Rahasya vodka. On the anvil are Matinee Gin, Aani Ek infused feni and GinGin. And so my latest sojourn again residence discovered me exploring liquor outlets with a eager eye, and I spot shiny new bottles of gin, vodka, beer ...