Forty Spotted Rare Tasmanian Gin
London Dry Gin
Forty Spotted // Tasmania, Australia
Forty Spotted Rare Tasmanian Gin is made by Lark Distillery. It is made in a London dry style using botanicals such as juniper, coriander, and lemon peel. In addition, Tasmanian mountain pepper berry is used. Named for the rare Tasmanian bird forty-spotted pardalote which resides in the southeast corner of the island.
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.
"This gin is pretty floral and slightly perfumed, think lavender and violet, followed by a whiff of sweet orange, berries and juniper. The palate is spicy, with soft juniper notes. Overall it's pretty clean, but it would've benefited from a little more balance. "