Mr Hobbs 150 London Dry Gin

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Product Information

Barcode UPC: 5060366741479
Bottle Size: 700 ml
Closure: Synthetic driven cork

Raw Materials

Potato

Composition

C02 injected? No

More about Mr Hobbs 150

Produced by: The British Honey Co.
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alc./vol: 40%

Proof: 80°

Vintage: Non-vintage

Aged: Unaged

Product of: Product of United Kingdom United Kingdom

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Described as being "a classic London Dry" this gin celebrates the 150th anniversary of a family owned British boating institution; Hobbs of Henley, established in 1870 by Harry Hobbs, who we're told was a gin-lover.
Mr Hobbs 150 is distilled with 14 botanicals including Cubeb Berries. Black Pepper, Cardamom, Yuzu and Lime, along with Meadowsweet and Elderflower sourced on the Riverbanks of the Thames.

Review and Tasting


Sampled on 07/09/2020

Appearance:

Crystal clear.

Aroma:

Piney juniper and nutty/woody Angelica root with faint lime zest and floral aromas.

Taste:

Classic juniper-forward London dry and a crisp black pepper spiciness with subdued nuttiness and subtle citrus and floral notes.

Aftertaste:

Long black pepper spiced finish.

Overall:

Mr Hobbs 150 is sold as being "a classic London dry" and it is a clean, crisp example of such a gin with invigorating but not overpowering spice.

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