Slingsby Navy Strength Gin
From: Spirit of Harrogate Ltd
Slingsby Navy Strength Gin uses the same botanical mix as Spirit of Harrogate’s classic London Dry Gin including Primrose, sweet cicely, nettle, rhubarb, milk thistle, rosehip and Taylors of Harrogate green and jasmine tea, however, it is stronger and richer with an ABV of 57%.
This creates a great body and intensity whilst still retaining their classically smooth finish. This gin continues the tradition of the Royal Navy’s ‘proof test’, whereby gunpowder can still ignite if gin is accidentally spilled upon it.
Gin-Note.com™ flavour guidance
Bold and Citrus
Bold and Juniper heavy, this gin is a real heavy hitter. The herbaceous edge really flourishes.
Ideal mixer: Herbal tonic
Recommended garnish: Pink grapefruit
Ideal serve: Serve on ice with premium aromatic tonic water and a wedge of pink grapefruit
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|Nose:||Bold grapefruit citrus.|
|Palate:||Herbaceous overtones blend with grapefruit citrus. A reduction in Harrogate spring water allows some of the less dominant herbaceous botanicals take centre stage.|
|Finish:||Piney juniper notes dominate with hints of sweetness provided by liquorice root allows for a smooth and complex finish.|
|Serve:||Serve on ice with premium aromatic tonic water and a wedge of pink grapefruit.|