Lakeland Moon Gin
Pennington’s Spirits & Liqueurs
Style: London Dry
Price per bottle: £21-40
David T. Smith
Delightfully aromatic with enchanting notes wafting up from the glass of candied citrus peel and soft florals.
Notably dry in character, with juniper upfront followed by earthy angelica. Citrus notes, both the sweetness of lemon and the sharpness of lime, follow and really embolden the gin.
The dryness of the start returns on the finish, combined with earthy floral flavours.
This is a complex gin that would make a pretty tasty Aviation.
A big burst of orange, like someone is zesting and squeezing one under my nose. Touches of grapefruit bitterness, coriander and cinnamon. The juniper is big and oily.
The citrus notes evole into spiced orange cake with touches of coriander, cumin and star anise. Piney juniper prickles around the edge.
It gets more herbal and grassy as it fades away, with more zesty orange citrus.
A juicy London dry that could add a twist to a drink with fresh orange juice in it, such as a Mimosa.