Earthy pine followed by lively citrus notes.
Bold Juniper dryness with a hint of smokiness on the finish.
Stillgarden Distillers Edition Gin is a delightful Dry Gin, distinct and unique, full of Juniper yet progressive from the traditional. It combines 14 botanicals including Macedonian Juniper, along with smokey Cubebs, Fruity Rosehip & Rowan Berry.
• 35ML Stillgarden Distillers Edition Gin
• Top with Natural Tonic Water
Fill tall glass full of ice, garnish with lime wedge and a fresh mint sprig.
Enjoy Responsibly and always Socially
The quintessential ingredient of gin, and described by head distiller Alan as "glorious," Juniper is known for its distinct flavour combination of pine and citric character that helps to make gin taste so fresh in comparison to unflavoured spirits, such as vodka. We have a handful of Macedonian Juniper shrubs growing in the garden that we hope will make it into our drinks after their two-to-three-year ripening cycle, but there is also a native Irish juniper that grows in the west of Ireland.
Part of the Carrot Family, with seeds that look like cumin but taste like sweet liquorice. Caraway is a strong grower, self-seeding along much of the garden, and providing a bountiful harvest of the seeds we use in this drink. The root is tasty too.
Not just used for culinary purposes, black pepper brings spice to the table. Native to South India, black peppercorns and their woody, fragrant characteristics account for a significant percentage of the world spice market.