Chocolate orange gin is making us want to celebrate Christmas in June

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Orange you glad this sweet treat is hitting your local liquor store? Photo credit: Getty

It may be six months until Christmas, but this looks like something made for our Kiwi cold snap.

Fans of the famous UK Christmas sweet treat Terry's Chocolate Oranges will be thrilled to her of the new adult twist. The flavours have been combined with one of our all time favourites: Gin!

'Not Terry's' Chocolate Orange Gin Liqueur
'Not Terry's' Chocolate Orange Gin Liqueur Photo credit: Firebox

A new tipple called 'Not Terry's' Chocolate Orange Gin Liqueur is now available to buy online and it sounds like a dream come true for chocoholics and alcoholics alike.

According to the product description the drink tastes just like "the eponymous chocolate orange", with some saying it is like "they liquefied the real thing".

"A chocolate orange that won't melt in your hands, is low in sugar and gets you drunk? Oh Willy Wonka, what will you think of next?"

The 20 percent ABV gin is available on UK shopping site Firebox for £29.99 (NZD$57.00) a bottle.

The site notes that the drink is also suitable for vegetarians, as its made with 100 percent cacao and natural botanicals.



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