Closure: Screw / Stelvin cap
The dragon-like creature featured on Gilbey’s label is a Wyvern, a mythical winged animal often seen in medieval heraldry. Gilbey's gin is owned by Diageo but is produced and sold under a long-term license by Jim Beam Brands. It is flavoured with 12 botanicals. Read more
Sampled on 18/07/2012
Citrus and juniper led nose, akin to pine and lemon meringue pie filling, with herbal, spicy, rooty notes.
Minerally palate more dominated by lemon citrus than juniper – although the two seem to be in battle rather than in harmony. Rooty, herbal notes emerge.
Citrus finish is reminiscent of packed pasteurised lemon juice rather than fresh zest.
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