Bethany Whymark David T. Smith Issue 15 Recommended Tastings

Portobello Road – Celebrated Butter Gin

Portobello Road Celebrated Butter Gin

Portobello Road

Celebrated Butter Gin

Portobello Road Gin

ABV: 42%
Country: England
Style: Flavoured 
Price per bottle: £21-40
Availability: UK, USA, EU

David T. Smith

Crisp and clean classic gin aromas of juniper, coriander and angelica, with a touch of spice and, finally, a hint of melted butter. 

This gin has a divine texture: luxurious, decadent, and silky smooth. Light vanilla is followed by woody juniper and spice, highlighted by a hint of citrus.

A light building of alcohol with notes of black pepper and the warm, oily breadiness of a buttered crumpet.

A uniqiue and delightful gin that is well worth a try for its heavenly texture alone; I’d love it in a Martini.



Bethany Whymark

It’s buttery, creamy and salty, like lashings of butter on white toast. Juniper, coriander and an angelica earthiness.

Great texture – the creaminess makes it oily and indulgent. Juniper, grainy notes, lemony citrus, coriander, and a hint of earthy liquorice.

Fades slowly with buttery softness, grain sweetness and a piney bite.

What a clever gin – it’s well balanced and has an excellent texture. Give me this in ice-cold Dry Martinis for days.



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