Tanqueray Malacca Gin

Difford's Guide
Discerning Drinkers (3 ratings)

alc./vol: 40%

Proof: 80°

Vintage: Non-vintage

Aged: Unaged

Product of: Product of United Kingdom United Kingdom

This softly spiced version of Tanqueray gin was originally developed in 1839 for the Far East and is named after the Straits of Malacca, a narrow waterway separating the Malaysia Peninsula and the Indonesian island of Sumatra, in turn named after the area's 15th century ruler, the Malacca Sultanate.

Review and Tasting

Sampled on 16/06/2013


(bottle N0. TC 93899) Crystal clear.


Aromatic pink grapefruit zest and lemon meringue pie filling with delicate spice and piney juniper.


Citrusy boiled sweets and juniper. Coriander bursts forth in the mid-palate with lemon zestyness. Faint sweetness with deleicate nutmeg, clove and gingery warmth.


Candied grapefruit with delicate ginger, nutmeg, clove and cracked pepper corn spice.

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Energy: 224Kcal/100ml

More about Tanqueray Malacca

Produced by: Cameronbridge Gin Distillery
Owned by: Diageo plc
UK distribution by: Diageo Great Britain
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