London Dry Gin
Nao Spirits and Beverages
Style: London Dry
Price per bottle: £21-40
Availability: UK, India
David T. Smith
Dry on the nose with green, herbal aromas, some salinity, and vegetal celery.
A soft start makes this incredibly accessible with juniper, coriander and angelica, along with citrus. A balanced and complex gin here.
The alcohol is well integrated and there are notes of lightly sweet citrus and peppery juniper.
An excellent all-rounder that would be perfectly at home in a Martini, Gin & Tonic, or perhaps a Negroni.
Savoury, earthy spices mingle with sweet and sharp citrus. Cardamom, coriander, peppercorn, lime and resinous notes.
Deliciously soft. Solid oily juniper notes with more subtle spices and juicy lime citrus.
Piney notes cling on through the lengthy finish with a leafy herbal note and a peppery tingle as it fades out.
A very solid London Dry with an ineffable something extra that makes me want to keep sipping. This needs an ice-cold Martini, or a Gimlet with fresh lime.