Category: Sloe gin / sloeberry (Pacharán)
Product of: Germany
From Germany’s Black Forest, this sloe gin is based on Monkey 47 Gin, the cult gin made with 47 botanicals that’s now majority owned by France’s Pernod Ricard.
Sampled on 11/12/2016
(sample bottle 2016/4, bottle No. 9732) Hazy, pale scarlet red.
Eucalyptus, freshly sawn spruce, redcurrant, sloe berries, black pepper and toasted nuts.
Beautifully balanced spice, berry fruit, spruce wood and sweetness. Attractive earthiness.
Long spicy woody finish with redcurrant and sloe berry fruitiness.
Distinctly drier and spicier than classic sloe gins with pronounced freshly sawn spruce woodiness.
Closure: Natural cork stopper