Fifty Pounds Gin

alc./vol:
43.5%

Proof:
87°

Vintage:
Non-vintage

Aged:
Unaged

Closure: Natural cork stopper

Product of: Product of United Kingdom United Kingdom

Quality Certificate:
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The inspiration for this handsomely packaged gin’s name comes from the 1736 Gin Act which practically prohibited gin sales by imposing a two gallon minimum unit of sale and swingeing £1 per gallon duty. It also required gin retailers to purchase a £50 annual license (equivalent to a year’s salary). Read more

Review and Tasting

certificate

Sampled before 1st May 2011

Appearance

[Batch No. 01/09] Clear with a very slight yellow tinge.

Aroma

Juniper rich, lemon zesty nose with sage and fresh celery aromas.

Taste

Slightly sweet, juniper, orange and lemon citrus led palate with fresh eucalyptus, sage spice and liquorice.

Aftertaste

Sweet peppermint notes emerge in the juniper, mandarin orange zest and eucalyptus finish.

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