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That’s makes it extra special and rewarding for Gin 1689 to be rewarded 5 stars out of 5.
The 5 Star verdict
Aroma: Juniper forward, fairly classic nose with attractive floral and citrusy aromas. Faint aniseed.
Taste: Distinctive floral lightly bready with good piney juniper and nutty notes. Light floral and aniseed.
Aftertaste: Palate continue through the very well-balanced finish with light spice and star anise
Overall: Gin 1689’s royal blue bottle perhaps masks the glorious gin inside which is classic London Dry in style but with attractive bready, nutty, floral and citrus notes and a touch of star anise.
Awarded: 5 Stars!