Copper & Kings L'Inspecteur Gin
Copper & Kings // Kentucky, USA
This is Louisville-based Copper & Kings annual limited release barrel-aged gin. There is a cat theme for these releases; this for 2017 features an illustrated pink panther. Fans of the film series will recognize that the name of the gin makes reference to the character of the French police detective, Inspector Jacques Clouseau. The gin is aged for fourteen months in French oak, former cognac barrels. Bottled at 50% ABV in 375ml sized bottles.
Barrel-Aged GinGin which spends some time in barrels, generally not more than a few months at a time, although there is no legal definition for this style.