Category: Sloe gin / sloeberry (Pacharán)
Product of: United Kingdom
Bramley and Gage, maker of 6 O'Clock Gin, also makes sloe gin in standard and organic variants. Made in small batches using hand-picked, wild, hedgerow sloe berries, to a high sloe to gin ratio, this liqueur also boasts 250grams of sugar per bottle and is "slowly matured".
Sampled on 01/04/2011
Clear, tawny brown.
Aromas of stewed fruits and cocoa accompany a rich sloe and light juniper nose.
The same flavours continue in a well-balanced sweet palate.
A delicate gin dryness emerges on a sweet raisin and port finish.
Closure: Screw / Stelvin cap