Ginposium 2024 Ultra Premium Celebrity-backed Gins

Presented by Emma Stokes, Gin Monkey

The Gardener Gin

Gin-Note™ Flavour Guidance

Smooth and Citrus

A certified 100% organic London Dry Gin made in France in a copper still.

Ideal mixer: Classic tonic

Recommended garnish: Orange peel & rosemary sprig

Ideal serve: Perfect sipped neat, or a Dry Martini, G&T, Negroni.

ABV: 42%

Spirit base: Wheat

Juniper
Citrus
Floral
Fruit
Herbal
Spice
Bitter Orange

Renais Gin

Gin-Note™ Flavour Guidance

Bold and Bright

Bright tasting notes of white wine minerality, fresh citrus, honey, garden herbs, flowers & juniper.

Ideal mixer: Classic tonic

Recommended garnish: Lemon twist

Ideal serve: Terroir Martini or over ice. with Lemon twist

ABV: 40%

Juniper
Citrus
Floral
Fruit
Herbal
Spice
Grapeskins
Kimmeridgian Stone

Cygnet 22 Gin

Gin-Note™ Flavour Guidance

Smooth and Spice

Warm juniper and spice is soothed by gentle notes of vanilla and chamomile as Manuka honey adds complexity

Ideal mixer: Classic tonic

Recommended garnish: Citrus wheel

Ideal serve: Neat on the rocks

ABV: 44%

Juniper
Citrus
Floral
Fruit
Herbal
Spice
Manuka Honey

Aviation Gin

Gin-Note™ Flavour Guidance

Bold and Savoury

Like the world's finest gins, Aviation is distilled using a proprietary maceration recipe that produces a pure medley of botanical flavour.

Ideal mixer: Classic tonic

Recommended garnish: A single brandied Cherry

Ideal serve: Ovation with an Orange slice

ABV: 42%

Spirit base: Rye

Juniper
Citrus
Floral
Fruit
Herbal
Spice
Oranges
Cassia

Papa Salt Gin

Gin-Note™ Flavour Guidance

Smooth and Spice

Showcasing native Australian botanicals in an aromatic, spicy gin that finishes surprisingly smoothly.

Ideal mixer: Soda Water

Recommended garnish: Orange Wedge

Ideal serve: Papa Salt + Soda Water with wedge of Orange

ABV: 42.8%

Spirit base: Cane

Juniper
Citrus
Floral
Fruit
Herbal
Spice

Y-Gin

Gin-Note™ Flavour Guidance

Smooth and Classic

Juniper, cardamon and earthy-sweet liquorice lead into Yorkshire rhubarb's floral tartness before the pleasant warm finish of ginger.

Ideal mixer: Classic tonic

Recommended garnish: Wedge of Pink Grapefruit

Ideal serve: Dry martini

ABV: 40%

Spirit base: Apple

Juniper
Citrus
Floral
Fruit
Herbal
Spice
Rhubarb
Ginger

Sweet Gwendoline French Gin

Gin-Note™ Flavour Guidance

Nuanced and Citrus

Described as a sipping gin, does not require additional ingredients, mixers, etc. to enhance its flavour, a flexible and versatile base

Ideal mixer: Classic tonic

Recommended garnish: Lemon peel

Ideal serve: G&T with whole pink or black peppercorns and Lime wheel & mint sprig for garnish

ABV: 40%

Spirit base: Grape

Juniper
Citrus
Floral
Fruit
Herbal
Spice
Sweet Orange
French fig

Artingstall’s Brilliant London Dry Gin

Gin-Note™ Flavour Guidance

Impressive and Bright

Entertaining gin designed by filmmaker Paul Feig for people who didn't realise how just much they could love gin.

Ideal mixer: Classic tonic

Recommended garnish: Lemon peel

Ideal serve: Dry Martini

ABV: 42%

Juniper
Citrus
Floral
Fruit
Herbal
Spice
Information provided by brand owner. Framework provided by The Gin Guild.

About the presenter:

Emma Stokes, Gin Monkey - speaking at Ginposium 2024

Emma Stokes, Gin Monkey

Emma will guide attendees through a tasting session featuring a selection of the finest ultra-premium gins available, including from Guild members Renais, Cygnet as well as the gin created for Brad Pitt by Guild Lifetime achievement award winner Tom Nichol.

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