Plymouth Gin, comes from Plymouth, England and is distilled in one of Englands oldest distilleries, Black Friars Distillery. The establishes distilling business of Fox & Williamson began production of Plymouth Gin in 1793, altough some say production has been going on since the early 1690's.
The nose of Plymouth Gin, is that of fresh juniper with aromas of coriander and cardamom. The palate is full-bodied and sweet with flavours of cucmber, fresh fruits and juniper. The finish is long and aromatic.
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Bombay Sapphire Gin
Bombay Sapphire Gin, is a English Gin from the Laverstoke Mill Distillery at Loushers Lane, Warrington. The brand was launched in 1987, and the name was part of a competition where several marketing agencies were asked to submit possible names and bottle designs. Bombay Sapphire was chosen, refers to the British Empire and India Heritage for the spirit in India, as gin was an extremely popular spirit during the time of the British Raj.
Bombay Sapphire is in the London Dry Gin style that is double distilled with neutral grain spirit and than botanicals are added during the second distillation. Stong citrus notes can be found on the nose as well as on the palate. There are also some sweetness and strong aromatic flavours. A perfect summer Gin.
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Bombay Sapphire East Gin
Bombay Sapphire East Gin, is a English Gin produced by the Bombay Spirits Company London. The Bombay Sapphire East is a new line extension of the original Bombay with a recipe based from 1761. It is made in an original Carter Head Still the botanicals are steamed by the alcohol and their essential oils and flavours are carried upwards with the steam and condensed back to liquid.
The main difference is the use of extra botanicals including thai lemongrass, cubeb berries and black pepper to name but a few. The pepper aroma comes to the forefront along with some spicy and citrusy notes. The palate has citrus and nutty notes. Notes of coriander and juniper are also evident. A all round perfect gin.
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Damrak Gin, is a Gin from Amsterdam in the Netherlands. The recipe used in the gin is the Lucas Bols recipe which dates back to Amsterdam in the 1700s and is one of the oldest known gin recipes.The name Damrak is a tribute to Amsterdam;s inner harbor that was instrumental in the Dutch East India Company's trade in the 1500s. Damrak is a cross between a old-world Dutch gin and a London dry gin. A very impressive gin that is worth a regular spot on your shelve.
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Portobello Road No.171 Gin
Portobello Road No.171 Gin, is a creation from a group of gin experts at the Ginstitute in The Portobello Star bar. The group decided to formulate a classic London Dry gin based on long departed brands. The gin is made from English wheat neutral spirit with nine botanicals included, and distilled at the Thames Distillery London.
On nose of Portobello Road No.171, is that of citrus, junpier with an undertone of grassy notes. There is also a slight licorice aroma which seems to come out the longer you smell it. The palate is that of coriander and orange peel with hints of cucmber which reveals a freshness to the gin.
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Hendricks Gin, is a Gin produced by William Grant & Sons in Girvan, Scotland and launched in 1999. Hendricks uses a blend of spirits produced from a Carter-Head Still of which there are only a small number in the world, and a small pot still, originally built in 1860 by Bennett, Sons & Shears. The Bennett Still produces a heavy, oily spirit with a strong juniper-flavour.
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Bathtub "Old Tom" Gin
Bathtub "Old Tom" Gin, is a English Gin produced by Ableforth's an alcholic spirits brand based in Kent, they produce Gin, Rum and Absinthe. The name of the company changed from Ableforth's to Professor Cornelius Ampleforth. The Bathtub Gin itself is produced using the compund technique which means the botanicals are simply being added to neutral grain spirit and then filtered out before bottling. The term bathtub gin has its origins during Prohibition when the bootleggers used to create spirits in their home and using the bathtub water to water the liquid down.
The Bathtub Gin has a warm citrus nose with some strong juniper aromas. There are some warm notes on the palate with flavours of pine, citrus and cardamom. The overall profile is smooth and quite earthy.
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Copperhead Gin, is a London Dry Gin produced in Belgium. Yvan Vindevogel, a Belgium pharmacist was inspired to make this gin in 2013. This led him to work with Bernard Filliers were it is distilled with five botanicals, juniper berries, cardamom and orange zest to name a few.
Copperhead Gin, has a spicy, zesty flavours with some notes of ginger and sage. With only being distilled with five botanicals this is a classically styled dry gin with distinctive cardamom notes.
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Star of Bombay Gin
Star of Bombay Gin, is a variation of Bombay's main product Bombay Sapphire, but has Bergamot orange peel from Calabria and Ambrette seed from Ecuador added in. It is in the style of a London dry gin and is juniper led in taste. It is named after a 182-carat cabochon-cut violet-blue star sapphire from Sri Lanka. The gem was presented to Mary Pickford, the silent film star by her husband, Douglas Fairbanks.
The use of not quite ripe berries being harvested for the gin means that the flavour of the gin is fresh and citrusy. For a garnish I would use raspberries and a spring of mint to bring out the fresh summer flavours. During the winter a slice of orange, flamed is a lovely way to end the day.
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Sipsmith Gin, is a London Dry Gin from a microdistillery located in London. It is the first cooper-pot distillery to open within London's city limits in nearly two centuries.It is distilled from English wheat spirit with ten carefully selected botanicals, the gin is than blended with pure water from the Lydwell spring, a source of the River Thames.
The profile of the gin is that of cinnamon, orange, lemon and almonds. It has lovely floral, summer meadow notes, like fresh cut grass with undertones of juniper and zesty orange notes. The palate reveals itself as lemon tart with cream on top. A soft, smooth gin that does not disappoint.
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Bathtub Gin, is a Gin produced in England by the Professor Ableforth company. The gin is made using a technique called cold compounding, which involves botanicals being added to neutral grain spirit and then filtered out before bottling. The flavours of the Bathtub Gin is that of juniper and some spice. There are some spice and slightly sweetier flavours. A must have gin to try.
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Aviation American Gin
Aviation American Gin, is an American Gin produced in Portland, Oregon.The gin is made in a small pot still each batch is produced on a small scale with attention to detail.The palate is floral and spicy, with some fruit ntes such as orange zest and lavender. A excellent mixer for cocktails as well as neat.
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The Botanist Islay Dry Gin
The Botanist Islay Dry Gin, is the first and only Islay Dry Gin. The gin itself is comprised of 22 hand-foraged local botanicals delicately distilled to form this gin that tastes like Scotland.
The nose of the Botanist Gin is that of mint, juniper, coriander with an undertone of coconut and summer meadows. The palate is rich and mellow, with citrus flavours that explode your taste buds. The finish is that of electric buzz that excites every inch of your body.
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Tanqueray Export Strength
Tanueray Export Strength, is said to be one of the oldest brands of gin on the market today. The recipe for their gin is dated as far back as 1830. The gin business itself has been in the Tanueray family up until 1989 when the great great-grandson of Charles Tanqueray (the founder of Tanqueray).
It thought that there are only four botanicals used in Tanueray Export Strength, juniper, coriander seed, anglica root and liquorice. It is a gin that is popular around the world, its both creamy and botanical, a great mix for a gin.
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Caorunn Small Batch Scottish Gin
Caorunn, is a Small Batch Scottish Gin from the Balmenach distillery in the Speyside region in Scotland. The distillery itself dates back to 1824 and is one of the oldest distilleries in the Speyside region. The Balmenach distillery was one of the fist in Scotland to be licensed in the production of Scotch whisky. The gin includes six traditional botanicals but also adds further Scottish botanicals including rowan berry, heather, dandelion and coul blush apple. Caorunn has stills that have a round chamber with copper frame and carries four large perforated horizontal trays. The botanicals are placed on the trays which allows the spirit vapour to meet the botanicals on the largest possible surface area.
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Monkey 47 Gin
Monkey 47 Gin, is a Gin produced in the Black Forest in Germany. The name comes from the fact that the gin uses 47 botanicals. The nose is different to any other gin on the market. There are plenty of evergreen notes, memories of a dense forest come to mind. Ideal since the gin is distilled in the Black Forest. There are also flavours of lemon myrtle and some chamomile tea.
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Plymouth Navy Strength Gin
Plymouth Navy Strenght Gin, is produced in Plymouth, England, in one of the oldest distilleries in England, the black friars Distillery. The gin itself first went to sea in 1793 with the Royal Navy, it was the ultimate gin to have on board. At 57% ABV Plymouth navy strenght gin is botanical and smooth with well-balanced flvours.
On the nose Plymouth Navy Strenght Gin, is intense with bold fresh aromas, strong juniper an coriander aromas with hints of cardamom. The palate is full bodied, as you would think with strenght but at the same time it is smooth. Flavours of juniper and sweetness coat your mouth. The finish is long and rich.
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