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Rock Rose Scottish Gin 41.5%

Rock Rose Scottish Gin 41.5%

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Flavourful And Fresh, Zesty Yet Berryful With A Long Smooth Finish. Each Year Will Herald A New Vintage Frmo Rock Rose. Like A Fine Wine, The Caithness Botanicals Are Dependant On The Scottish Climes Resulting Ins A Truly Handcrafgted Gin That Will Subtly Change Year On Year, But Still Retaining An Undeniable Rock Rose Undepinning;Rock Rose Gin Gets Its Wonderful Flavour From A Carefully Selected And Put Together Creation Of Local And Traditional Botanicals. Each One Meticulously Chosen For Their Flavour Properties To Create The Perfect Taste; Juniper Is The Predominant Botanical - Otherwise It Just Wouldnt Be Gin! We Select Our Juniper From Two Different Countries. Both Junipers Are Subjected To A Vapour Infusion Process And The Bulgarian Juniper Gives Lemon Sherbert Nots, Whilst The Italian Juniper Gives A Real Warmth And Depth To The Flavour Of The Gin. Locally We Harvest Rhodiola Rosea, Or Perhaps More Commonly Known As Rose Root, Which Is A Plant That Grows In Colder Climes - Ideal For Fresh Breezes Of Caithness;Over A Thousand Years Ago, The Vikings Would Harvest Wild Exposed Cliffs To Gather Rhodiola Rosea. This Was Thought To Give Them The Extra Strength To Continue On Their Long Arduous Journeys;We Use The Root Of The Plant, Which Has The Most Wonderful Rose Aroma And Adds A Delicate Floral Not To Our Gin. Sea Buckthorn Is A Silvery Leafed Shrub That Grows Along The Coastline And Produces Clusters Of Vibrant Orange Berry-Like Fruit, Soft, Juicy And Rich In Oils. The Fruit Is Highly Celebrated For Its High Vitamin C Content, Around 15 Times More Than An Orange! We, However, Us The Berries For Their Taste - Gorgeously Fruity Yet Crisp. The Deciduous Tree, Sometimes Known As Mountain Ash, Produces A Brilliant Red Berry Like Fruit. Hero In Many Mythology And Folklore Tales;In Norse Mythology The Rowan Was Called The Salvation Of Thor As The Thunder God Thor Was Once Saved From Drowning By A Rowan Branch. Incidentally Our Nearest Town, Thurso, Was Named After Thor!
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