Darnley's Spiced Gin (70cl, 42.7%)
Darnley's Gin is made in a traditional pot still using the London Dry method which has been around for centuries. Darnley's chose to make the gin this way as it pulled on the heritage and skills of their master distiller and ultimately produces a gin with uncompromising quality and flavour.
Est - 05/10
Location - Kingsbarns, Fife
Owner(s) - Wemyss Vintage Malts Ltd
Serving Suggestions - Over ice, with premium ginger ale, garnished with orange
Known Botanicals - Grains of Paradise, Cassia, Coriander Seed, Cumin, Nutmeg, Cinnamon, Clove, Juniper, Angelica Root, Ginger
Tasting Notes -
NOSE: Pine needles, juniper, elderflower, cloudy lemonade, floral notes
PALATE: Grapefruit, juniper followed by a mellow spice
FINISH: Long and dry, with a twist of floral and fruit characters from the elderflower.
Awards - International Wines Spirits Competition 2017 – Silver