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Gunpowder Gin + Branded Glass

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At the edge of a lake in a shed in a small Irish town, the ordinary is made extraordinary. There you will find the laboratory of PJ Rigney—the boundary-pushing begetter of handcrafted spirits who slow distills gin with natures finest botanicals and gunpowder tea. PJ uses medieval copper pot stills in a quest to fuse eastern botanicals, fruits, and herbs with local Irish plants. The result of his passionate exploration is Drumshanbo Gunpowder Irish Gin— a spirit as unique and remarkable as the elusive creature pictured on the label, the Drumshanbo Jackalope. This gift set includes 1 branded Drumshanbo glass to serve up the ultimate Gin & Tonic or Tom Collins.

The Botanicals
Slow Distilled By Hand In Medieval Copper Pot Stills
— Meadowsweet - Drumshanbo
— Cardamom - India
— Juniper Berries - Macedonia
— Coriander Seed - Romania
— Angelica Root - Germany
— Orris Root - Morocco
— Caraway Seed - India
— Star Anise - China

Vapor-Infused Botanicals
— Gunpowder Tea
— Lemon
— Oriental Grapefruit
— Kaffir Lime

Tasting Notes
The nose is light and citrus-forward. Fresh lemon zest highlights a subtle, sagey juniper with the slightest hint of green tea and meadowsweet. Drumshanbo Gunpowder Gin explodes with flavor on the palate where citrus once again dominates; this time grapefruit. Juniper and green tea are present mid-palate: the juniper is herbaceous and bright, the green tea calling to mind Jasmine green tea. Towards the end, it turns sweet and spicy/herbal. Anise and cardamom are subtly and expertly played here. Meadowsweet, especially late and towards the finish, lends its a honeyed, vanilla-like nuance. The combination of botanicals, though somewhat eccentric, is well balanced. The finish is mildly warming with a pleasant heat.

— Flaviar Award, Best Gin (2019)
— Wine Enthusiast, 92 Points (2019)
— Ultimate Spirits Challenge, 94 Points, Excellent

Product Details
  • OriginIreland

— Includes 1 Bottle & 1 Branded Drumshanbo Glass (Hand Wash Only)
— Volume: 750 ml
— Alcohol Percentage: 43%
— Proof: 86
— Age: NAS
— Geographical Indication: Drumshanbo, Co. Leitrim, Ireland
— Disclaimer: Someone 21 years or older must be present to sign for delivery.

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