In 2015 this gin was awarded a Silver Medal at the San Francisco World Spirits Awards. It also gained recognition at the Scottish Rural Awards gaining a Highly Commended trophy for Best Artisan Drink.
Est. – August 2014
Location – Unst, Shetland
Owner – Frank and Debbie Strang
Known Botanicals – Juniper, coriander seed, orris root, cassia bark, citrus peel and apple mint - all grown on the island.
Serving Suggestions – Tonic, mint and grapefruit segments.
Tasting Notes – The nose is a hint of juniper with a subtle mix of spices and citrus. The initial palate is juniper, mixed spice, sweetness with a citrus tang and a refreshing hint of mint at the end. The finish is clean and fresh.