GIN PORTFOLIO TASTING NOTES
A suite of fynbos infused gins that are distinctive yet unmistakably related. Each paying homage to the rich, ancient, and respectful relationship between humans and their surroundings.
CRISP AND ZESTY
PROFILE: Traditionally styled,
A balanced blend of citrus,
soft Florals and juniper.
NOSE: Turkish delight, orange
blossoms and a piney back note.
PALATE: Bright and zesty,
pepper and Ginger undertones
tempered with Cool cardamom.
FINISH: Long and soft with lime
Paired with milk chocolate with lemon curd and white chocolate filling, highlighting the crips lemon zest in the Classic Gin
SOFT AND FLORAL
PROFILE: Refreshing, delicate
with a pronounced floral character.
NOSE: Summer blooms,
toasted coconut and waxy lemon rinds.
PALATE: Nutty marzipan confections,
earthy undertones, subtle juniper
and A hint of nutmeg.
FINISH: Slow fading florals and a silky smooth exit
Paired with white chocolate filled with a preserved green fig filling, highlighting the floral notes of Verdant.
RICH AND AROMATIC
PROFILE: Bold, tannin rich and full
bodied with bright citrus and floral highlights.
NOSE: Burnt sugar, musky rose and rooibos tea.
PALATE: Toffee apples laced with saffron
and citrus, cinnamon and spice support
FINISH: A dry woody finish with caramel
persisting on the tongue.
Paired with dark chocolate with a salted caramel filling, bringing forth the burnt sugar and toffee apple notes in our Amber Gin.
RICH AND SMOKEY
PROFILE: Spiced fruitcake and soft vanilla.
NOSE: A whisper of sweet smoke and burnt sugar.
PALATE: Bright, dry and zesty with a ginger and cinnamon bite at the back. Pine needles and toffee apples emerge, accompanied by a subtle floral back-note.
FINISH: Long, smooth and mellow with a breath of Crème Brûlée that lingers on the tongue
Paired with a gold dusted dark chocolate with a caramelised orange filling with notes of cinnamon and star anise, highlighting the spicy and citrus notes of the Pioneer’s Collection.