Category: New western gins
Product of: United States
This gin is the result of an unusual collaboration between internationally known Seattle mixologist Ryan Magarian and the House Spirits Distillery in Portland, Oregon, run by partners Lee Medoff and Christian Krogstad, established in 2002 and responsible for the respected Medoyeff vodka.
Sampled on 30/03/2016
Fresh and enlivening with peppermint, pine forest, cardamom, eucalyptus, anise and orange.
White Tic Tac spearmint freshness sits over integrated citrus, herbal, floral and spicy notes.
More Tic-Tac spearmint and subtle herbal pine with faint hints of basil and lavender – particularly with water.
Traditionalists who like their gin to be predominantly juniper may be disappointed by the very subtle juniper notes in this “New Western” style gin. However, this gin is not trying to appeal to traditionalists, it is designed have its own distinctive style. As the name suggests it also works well in an Aviation.