Shetland Reel Gin
Shetland Reel // Scotland
Located on the island of Unst in the Shetland Islands off the northern coast of Scotland, Shetland Islands Distillery is the only distilled in the region and is the northernmost distillery in Britain. In 2014, they introduced Shetland Reel Gin. This gin expression is made with 6 botanicals: juniper, coriander, orris root, cassia bark, citrus peel, and locally grown Shetland apple mint. The gin is bottled at 43% ABV.
Distilled GinThis style of gin takes a neutral spirit and then adds juniper berries and other natural flavorings before it is re-distilled. After distillation, additional flavors (artificial or natural) and sweeteners may be added.