Valley Shine Red X Gin
Valley Shine Distillery // Washington, USA
Valley Shine Distillery's Red X Gin is distilled seven times and uses an undisclosed list of botanicals. It is produced in Mount Vernon, Washington, and bottled at 80 proof. Valley Shine distills many varieties of spirits including vodka, whiskey, liqueur, and gin.
Modern GinAlso has been referred to as "Contemporary", "New Western", "New Wave", and "New American". This style is not legally defined. In general, this category of gin, while it does contain juniper, places less of an emphasis on this botanical. Other botanicals not classically used in London Dry gins are often utilized and often highlight botanicals grown in the region the gin is produced. Most produced as either London Dry or Distilled Gins.
"Juniper is the dominant botanical coming through in Red X Gin, both on the nose and the palate. Other botanicals take on a lighter role, with the lemony tang of citrus or coriander. It's a straightforward, juniper-centric gin that would likely pair well with a flavorful tonic."