Hebridean Mountain Gin
Price per bottle: £21-40
Availability: UK, US
David T. Smith
Complex and aromatic scents of green leaves and honey with beautiful, plump juniper.
A nuanced sweetness on the palate along with sticky, resinous juniper combined with sappy cedar that, together, provide a truly classic flavour profile.
Dark sugar and orange with soft malty notes of some coriander seed.
A fun gin with plenty for the traditionalists while maintaining a bright and lively character.
Baked stone fruits, sticky and caramelised. A hint of raspberry, too. It’s all very jammy, like a fruit cobbler, with vanilla and a hint of nutmeg.
Piney, heavy juniper comes through early in the palate, with some spice and a light touch of citrus. The jammy notes then come up from behind.
The fruit cobbler notes return and fade to a dry finish.
With all those jammy fruit notes, this could make a good partner for a citrus tonic to bring a bit of sharp citrus balance to it.