London Dry Gin
Soul Spirits Ltd
Style: London Dry
Price per bottle: £21-40
David T. Smith
Citrus and fruit burst forth from the glass, capturing the drinker’s imagination and inviting them in for another sip.
Bold citrus up front on the palate: zesty lime, warm orange, and juicy lemon. These flavours are followed by lovely, green pine.
Flavours from the palate gradually grow drier, boosted by a little spruce and lingering notes of some light grapefruit.
An exciting gin: one for citrus lovers that has wonderful mixability.
Juicy lemon, juniper, crushed coriander seeds, and a subtle herbal note. Some more spiciness develops over time. It seems quite classic.
There’s a leafy, citrusy note up front – lemongrass or lime leaf. Slightly oily juniper and a little creaminess.
It doesn’t hang around, drying away with a little more juniper and coriander.
Smooth and easy drinking. Those lemony notes and the creamy texture might balance out nicely in something like a Bee’s Knees.