Brighton Spirits Company
Style: Navy Strength
Price per bottle: £41-60
Availability: UK, Europe
David T. Smith
An excellent classic gin nose full of crisp juniper, floral angelica, and bright citrus. This is unusually aromatic for a navy strength gin.
Very accessible for a higher-ABV gin; it has a delightful sparkle of juniper up front, which leads to lightly sweet cedar wood and a refreshing leafiness.
A light, but lingering warmth builds around a crisp and resinous quality.
A delightful, textbook example of a navy gin; a lovely choice for a Gin & Tonic (be careful, though!) with lime.
Lovely and classic with lemon peel, juniper, spicy coriander and a touch of sweetness.
Zingy lemon sherbet, hints of baking spices and freshly baked biscuits, oily juniper and coriander seed. Then the heat, which has been building gently, envelops your tongue.
Some pleasant lemon citrus and the piney notes come through once the warmth dissipates.
This is a bit feisty, but I respect that! It would be nice paired with tonic or bitter lemon.