The Botanist Islay Dry Gin

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alc./vol:
46%

Proof:
92°

Vintage:
Non-vintage

Aged:
Unaged

Product of: Product of United Kingdom United Kingdom

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The Botanist Gin The Botanist Gin Distilled by Bruichladdich on Islay with nine traditional botanicals (wild Islay juniper berries, cassia bark, angelica root, coriander seed, cinnamon bark, lemon and orange peel, liquorice root and oris root), augmented with 22 native Islay botanicals in a copper pot-still nicknamed 'Ugly Betty'. Product #: 1482 5.0 stars, based on 1 reviews Rating from 1.0 to 5 £33.75 In stock! Order now!

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Distilled by Bruichladdich on Islay with nine traditional botanicals (wild Islay juniper berries, cassia bark, angelica root, coriander seed, cinnamon bark, lemon and orange peel, liquorice root and oris root), augmented with 22 native Islay botanicals in a copper pot-still nicknamed 'Ugly Betty'. Read more

Review and Tasting

Sampled on 16/11/2015

Appearance

Crystal clear.

Aroma

pungent, resiny piney juniper and eucalyptus with subtle parma violet, heather, candied ginger and sage.

Taste

Dry juniper with sappy pine dominating but with an integrated herbal complexity and faint liquorice sweetness.

Aftertaste

Junipery pine dominance continues in the clean finish with faint lingering parma violet, liquorice and black pepper.

Overall

An "Islay Dry Gin" might suggest something peat influenced but The Botanist is superbly clean and juniper led, and while it features "22 native Islay botanicals," The Botanist is distinctly London dry in style.

Further product information

Barcode UPC: 618105002883
Bottle Size: 700 ml
Closure: Synthetic stopper

Barcode UPC: 5 055807 402040
Bottle Size: 700 ml

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