Gin

Review #1144 – Tanqueray Malacca

Review #1144 | Gin Review #17 – Tanqueray Malacca The Schtick: “Relaunched in early 2013, Tanqueray Malacca is a sweeter gin with less juniper emphasis and more citrus than the classic style. Originally introduced in the late 1990s, Malacca was discontinued after a short lifespan but has been resurrected after gradually assuming cult status among cocktail …

Review #1105 – Magellan Gin

​Review #1105 | Gin Review #14 – Magellan Gin The Schtick: Despite hosting what may be the most decrepit website on the net, Magellan gin brings some neat things to the table. First off, it’s blue. Second, it is made with 11 botanicals: cloves, Iris root and flower, juniper, cinnamon, cassia, orange peel, coriander, licorice, grains …

Review #1067 – Tanqueray Rangpur Gin

​Review #1067 | Gin Review #12 – Tanqueray Rangpur Gin The Schtick: This is a gin produced by Tanqueray that is made with a blend of rangpur lime juice and other botanicals. Distiller: Tanqueray Bottler: Tanqueray ABV: 41.3% ABV Age: N/A Nose: Limes, vanilla, honey, pepper, faint brine, crisp lemon zest. Faint clove. Taste: Medium mouth feel. Sweet and effervescent. Lots of …

Review #1064 – Phillip’s Gin

​Review #1064 | Gin Review #11 – Phillips Gin The Schtick: This is a gin distilled and released by the Phillips Distilling Company. Distiller: Phillips Distilling Company Bottler: Phillips Distilling Company ABV: 40% ABV Age: N/A Nose: Ethanol, faint sweetness. Light juniper. Very muted depth beyond ethanol. Taste: Hot and thin, with lots of pepper, a faint plastic astringency and sugar. Finish: Short, …