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The Botanist Islay Dry Gin

(70cl, 46.0%)
The Botanist Islay Dry Gin

Botanist Islay Dry Gin Details

Country
(Scotch Gin)
Region
(Islay Gin)
Distillery
Bottler
(Bruichladdich)

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Botanist Islay Dry Gin Bottling Note

The Botanist is back with a brand new beat bottle! Made by the geniuses at the Bruichladdich distillery, the Islay gin is jam packed with a tasty selection of botanicals big enough to make any botanist swoon.

Just in case you were curious about what goes into the gin, the new bottle features the names of all the botanicals etched into the glass. 22 of the 31 botanicals are native to Islay, including wild Islay Juniper, giving us a real taste of the island that's neither a peated nor unpeated whisky.
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Tasting Note by The Chaps at Master of Malt

Nose: Enough botanicals to make us wish we had five noses. Big notes of citrus, delicate menthol and flowers everywhere!

Palate: Cool at first. It quickly mellows out, warmth growing with citrus keeping it fresh throughout.

Finish: Long, with a good spice.

Overall: Islay isn't just about the whisky anymore. The Botanist Gin is top-notch.

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    User Reviews of the Botanist Islay Dry Gin

    Excellent quality with the best price tag!

    I drink lots of varieties of gin, but I just cant stay away from this one too long, and at this price you cannot complain. I love this gin so much I was married in the Distillery..

    17th October 2014

    The very best...

    No martinis, no water, no extras - only the really enjoyable, complex, rich herbal taste... the best gin I've ever tasted. And yes, the old bottle was definitively more beautiful than the new one, but what can you do about it?

    14th October 2014

    New Bottling

    The bottle change was made because a copy cat Gin came on the market, of inferior quality, called "Botanicals" and people were buying the inferior copy by mistake and being disappointed! This is why they re-packaged the wonderful "Botanist".

    5th October 2014

    Liked the old bottle

    but, the Gin is the best...

    31st July 2014

    It is a bit special

    Bartender introduced it to me and poured me some straight over one rock and a twist. Smooth and delicious. It will now be my go to gin for my drink of choice - gin martini straight up.

    6th July 2014

    Me too

    I could have written the exact same review of The Botanist as the virgin taster and poster, "First time". Superb gin.

    3rd July 2014

    First time

    I normally favor Hendrick's and Bombay Sapphire , but I took a chance and made a purchase on The Botanist- I am quite taken with the taste and flavor- It now sits proudly on my bar! My new fav- thank you for such a fine product!

    30th June 2014

    Excellent

    Lovely chilled .Pity about the new bottle shape! The flat shape fitted into the fridge easier.

    26th June 2014

    Wow

    Tried a few gins over the year. None I would recommend as a waste to mix... this changes all that.

    12th June 2014

    Superb stuff

    This is a really great gin - fresh and complex at the same time. Just a shame they changed the bottle: the old brick shaped one made it really stand out as the something different that the contents really are.

    28th May 2014

    Best gin on the market

    Got this as a Christmas present from my brother last year. I now don't drink anything else. Why would you, when you can have something this good?

    20th January 2014

    My go to Martini gin

    After years of experimenting and always returning to Tanqueray 10 for my Martini gin, The Botanist is stellar. Do not waste it on mixed cocktails!

    11th January 2014

    If it's not broke, why fix it?

    I'd like to chime in as well on the packaging change. This is good gin, but the price increase is unfortunate as the bottle is less attractive than the original and it's the same exact gin inside of both.

    1st January 2014

    Exquisite gin

    Being a gin lover this has won me over (time and time again) but agree I prefer the old contemporary bottle and price.

    28th December 2013

    Rebranding fail

    This gin WAS great at the previous price point and the new packaging has missed the mark a touch. Worth it at the mid twenties price, but now it's not worth the price increase for the new identity alone.

    26th December 2013

    Amazing

    This beautiful gin should be drunk neat like whisky or with a little good water. The best gin I have ever tasted.

    25th December 2013

    wounderful stuff

    New bottle new price ? It was a bit of a bargain , but I think £34 is pushing it for a Gin.

    3rd December 2013

    Excellent - shame they have sold-out

    Very very good gin, prefered the old bottle and pre corporate buyout price of mid £20. That said one of the best gins I've tasted

    2nd December 2013

    Anne

    This is the best gin I have ever tasted and the only one I will buy from now on !!!!!!!!

    10th November 2013

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