Anno Kent Dry Gin
London Dry Gin
Anno // England
PhD Researchers and Development Chemists, Dr. Andrew Reason and Dr. Norman Lewis founded Anno Distillers in 2011 after a combined 60 years in the pharmaceutical industry. Named by combining the first two letters in each founder's names ("AN"drew and "NO"rman) this distillery is the first distillery in Kent, England to be producing gin in over 200 years. Their Kent Dry Gin is made with 16 botanicals: juniper, coriander, orris root, angelica root, cassia bark, licorice, cubebs, kentish hops, kentish lavender, kentish elderflower, kentish rose hips, camomile, kentish samphire, lemon, bitter orange and kaffir lime leaves. It is bottled at 43% ABV.
London Dry GinNeutral spirit flavored with juniper and other botanicals. In the US, the minimum ABV is 40%; In the EU, it is 37.5%. Originally, only made in London, this can be made anywhere. No artificial flavors or colors can be added. Only water, neutral grain spirit, and sugar (no more than 0.1g/l) can be added.