Tobermory Hebridean Gin – 70cl

£29.99

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Description

A small-batch-distilled gin from the Isle of Mull-based distillery Tobermory, who is better known for creating Scotch whisky. It features local botanicals including elderflower, tea and wild heather, and a dash of Tobermory new-make spirit, which is used more as another botanical rather than the full base. Initially made in a 60-litre still named Wee Betty, Tobermory Gin has a larger dedicated gin still in a stillhouse separate from the existing whisky-producing space.

Tobermory Gin starts life as a blank canvas.  The base spirit we use has been distilled over and over until it is just that.  Clean, fresh and ready to take on a colourful array of flavour.

All of the botanicals are steeped for a minimum of 24 hours in our base spirit.  This is made up of blank canvas (Grain Neutral Spirit) and our very own spirit from our Tobermory whisky stills.

Nose – Notes of fresh juniper balanced with citrus and coriander notes, with a touch of maltiness.

Palate – Fresh juniper balanced with sweet orange and lemon, hints of coriander, gentle herbs and spices, with a luxurious, creamy mouth-feel and a subtle hint of sweet malt.

Finish – Long and lingering, fresh and citrus