Aged: No age statement
Product of: Greece
This Greek rendition of an English old tom gin is made by Finest Roots for The Clumsies bar in Athens using the following nine botanicals: liquorice, rosemary, angelica root, chamomile, juniper, cardamom, coriander, nutmeg and bitter orange peel. A limited edition released in January 2015.
Review and Tasting
Sampled on 02/03/2015
Pine, eucalyptus and lime zest with coriander, angelica root and nutmeg.
Mild icing sugar sweetness balanced by dry pine, eucalyptus, barky herbs, charcoal, cardamom spice and orange zest. Chamomile and liquorice add layers of complexity.
Icing sugar sweetness, dry pine, eucalyptus and chamomile with long lingering black pepper spice and cardamom spice. Overall: So beautifully balanced and complex that this gin is perhaps best appreciated sipped neat at room temperature à la malt whisky.