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Gin is truly the in vogue spirit of the moment. Any self-respecting cocktail bar in the world will have a fine array of gins on the gantry. This spirit tends to offer a depth and complexity that other white spirits cannot offer and for that reason is the perfect basis for dozens of cocktails as well as being superb with quality tonic and a wedge of fruit.

Gin is a derivative of the Dutch drink Jenever (meaning Juniper). Traditionally, Jenever was made from the distillation of Dutch malt wine resulting in a harsh, roughly 50% ABV spirit. To make it more palatable, the abundant and supposedly medicinal Juniper berries were added. Gin is based on this method of production however many botanicals are generally added before the spirit is re-distilled. The decision of which botanicals to use is very important in the production process of individual distillers as this plays a major role in the creation of a unique flavour for that particular gin (however the predominant botanical is still the juniper berry). The popularity of this style of drink rose in Britain during the tail-end of the 17th century when William of Orange occupied the British throne.

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  • Gordon Castle Gin

    Gin - 70cl / 43%

    Mint Lavendar and gooseberry are among the botanical selection, giving this crisp gin a floral, fresh palate. Ideally served as a classic martini with a sprig of mint or with tonic with lemon,lime and mint garnish

     
    £32.99 inc. VAT
  • Shetland Reel Gin

    Gin - 70cl / 43%

    All the way from the windswept Shetland Islands this a cracking Gin. After much trialling in their own small still the team focussed on a recipe that includes apple mint, which is grown and harvested on Unst by Unst Market Garden.Botanicals included are juniper berries, coriander seeds, orris root, …

     
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  • Makar Glasgow Gin

    Gin - 70cl / 43%

    Gin from Glasgow! Why not? Makar Glasgow Gin is a premium handcrafted gin produced in small batches in a copper pot still named Annie. The enlivening power of the finest juniper berries form the heart and soul of Makar Glasgow Gin, which is complemented by seven harmonising botanicals shipped to G…

     
    £35.99 inc. VAT
  • NB Artisan North Berwick Gin

    Gin - 70cl / 42%

    The NB (North Berwick) Distillery is independently owned and operated by a husband and wife team; Steve and Viv Muir. On the nose, there is an abundance of juniper berries and inviting citrus notes as well as a dash of peppery spice. The palate is actually very similar to the nose, fresh, clean and…

     
    £32.99 inc. VAT
  • Caorunn Scottish Gin

    Gin - 70cl / 41.8%

    Released in small batches from Balmenach distillery. It is infused with six traditional and five Celtic botanicals, using pure grain spirit and Scottish water. A crisp and dry, naturally balanced gin. To compliment its taste, serve with a freshly cut slice of red apple. Caorunn, pronounced ‘ka-ro…

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  • Gabriel Boudier Saffron Gin

    Gin - 70cl / 40%

    Gabriel Boudier's Saffron Gin infuses the world's most expensive spice (Saffron, as the name suggests) with traditional juniper based gin resulting in a wonderfully exotic taste. The recipe goes back a long way: after being re-discovered in the Maison Boudier archives.  

     
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  • The London Gin - No. 1

    Gin - 70cl / 47%

    London No. 1 is quadruple distilled and produced in small batches, thus creating a smooth gin of premium quality: exactly the intention of Master Distiller Charles Maxwell. The London Gin is made from the highest quality English grain spirit and contains with 13 key botanicals. Juniper, coriander a…

     
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  • Chase Elderflower Liqueur 20cl

    Fruit Liqueurs - 20cl / 20%

    The result of combining Chase's high quality spirit with Elderflower; a wonderfully smooth and delicious liqueur. Lovely in long drinks or cocktails.

     
    £7.99 inc. VAT
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