Empress 1908 Gin


Empress 1908 Gin

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Category:Gin (Spirits)
Producer: Empress 1908
Volume: 70cl
Alcohol Vol.: 42.5%
Country: Canada
This gin, Empress 1908 Gin (£39.43), is made by Empress 1908 with origins in Canada with an alcohol strength of 42.5%. Drinks&Co users give this Empress 1908 Gin 4 of 5 points.

Description of Empress 1908 Gin

Empress 1908 Gin


  • Color: The Empress 1908 Gin has a purple hue imposing.
  • Smell: Notes butterfly pea flowers and mix Fairmont Empress Tea House, followed by strong citrus notes of grapefruit peel, along with delicate floral notes of rose petals and spices hot ginger and cinnamon.
  • Palate: The palate has a touch of pink the past. Juniper notes and mature grapefruit resinous keep on top of all tastes.

PRODUCER: Victoria Distillers. Since 2008, the distillery produces some of the finest spirits handmade British Columbia in its Alambik copper. In 2016 moved to its location the port of Sydney, BC. There are two copper burners continue to produce award-winning spirits. Formerly known as the distillery "Victoria spirits", but was renamed to its new location in "Victoria" Distillers. His new focus is now exclusively on the production of the best minds in the region. They also want to give the possibility for local people and visitors to experience these guidelines to create handicrafts.

Country: Canada

PRODUCTION: Empress 1908 Gin gets its distinctive flavor through a unique combination of eight natural plant products that can be classified ventured from traditional to light: juniper berries, grapefruit peel, coriander seeds, petals, cinnamon , ginger root, flower and butterfly pea tea Fairmont Empress rose. These ingredients are then mixed with blight non transgenic maize. Flower butterfly pea gives gin while its deep color.


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- The fact that this gin changes colour to pink, with the addition of either tonic water or citrus, does not detract from the fact that this is a high quality, juniper and grapefruit driven, London Dry, no-nonsense gin from British Columbia, Canada and made by Victoria Distillers.
- The name takes itself from their teaming up with the famous Empress Hotel in Victoria, famous for their afternoon teas, and from where master-distiller Peter Hunt took his inspiration, making hundreds of small distillations before deciding on the other botanicals, which include juniper, grapefruit peel, ginger, cinnamon, rose and butterflower pea flower.
- All-Natural / 100% Authentic.
- Empress 1908 Gin is infused with the vibrantly tinted butterfly pea blossom.
- Gin colour changes naturally with addition of citrus or tonic.
- Handcrafted from 8 organic botanicals.
- Traditional in flavor with forward juniper and grapefruit notes.
- 42.5% Alc. / Vol. (85 proof).
- Gluten-Free.
- Ultra-clean 96%, Non-GMO corn, spirit base.
- 24 hour maceration of distilled botanicals.
- Small batch size (240 gallon copper still).
- Made with pure Canadian water further polished with reverse osmosis.
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