Perthshire

Persie Herby & Aromatic Gin

Where is it from?
Glenshee, Perthshire

What's in it?
Juniper, rosemary, basil and bay leaves.

What's the damage?
£26.00 per 50cl

Is it Strong?
40% ABV

What makes it interesting?

Persie is an aromatic gin brand created by the man behind the world's first touring gin club. Armed with feedback from over 3,000 people, the gins focus on the profiles most popular at tastings: fruity, savoury and sweet. Based on the theory that 75% of flavour is down to your sense of smell, each gin is made using carefully chosen botanicals to evoke an emotive and comforting scent. The Herby & Aromatic Gin smells of fragrant herb gardens with top notes of rosemary, and on the palate it is savoury with gentle spices, and a rich, olive oil mouthfeel. 

Distilled in Glenshee, Perthshire, Scotland.

Persie Sweet & Nutty Old Tom Gin

Where is it from?
Glenshee, Perthshire

What's in it?
Juniper, vanilla, almonds.

What's the damage?
£29.00 per 50cl

Is it Strong?
43% ABV

What makes it interesting?

Persie is an aromatic gin brand created by the man behind the world's first touring gin club. Armed with feedback from over 3,000 people, the gins focus on the profiles most popular at tastings: fruity, savoury and sweet. Based on the theory that 75% of flavour is down to your sense of smell, each gin is made with carefully chosen botanicals to evoke an emotive and comforting scent. The Sweet & Nutty Old Tom is vanilla ice cream and butterscotch on the nose, with a creamy, full-bodied palate and nutty gingerbread finish. 

Distilled in Glenshee, Perthshire, Scotland.

Persie Zesty Citrus Gin

Where is it from?
Glenshee, Perthshire

What's in it?
Juniper, limes, oranges.

What's the damage?
£28.00 for 50cl

Is it Strong?
42% ABV

What makes it interesting?

Persie is an aromatic gin brand created by the man behind the world's first touring gin club, Gin Club Scotland. Armed with feedbck from over 3,000 people, the gins focus on the profiles most popular at tastings: fruity, savoury and sweet. Based on the theory that 75% of flavour is down to your sense of smell, each gin is made using carefully chosen botanicals to evoke an emotive and comforting scent. The Zesty Citrus is a burst of limes and blood oranges on the nose, with a sharp citrus cut-through and long, zingy finish.

Distilled in Glenshee, Perthshire, Scotland.

Strathearn Citrus Gin

Where is it from?
Methven, Perthshire

What's in it?
Juniper, kaffir lime leaves, Spanish grapefruit, Italian lemons and star anise.

What's the damage?
£30.00 for 70cl

Is it Strong?
40% ABV

What makes it interesting?

A variation on Strathearn's Classic Gin, this ramps up the citrus elements. It is also available in 'Distillery Strength' at 60.5% ABV.

Distilled in Methven, Perthshire, Scotland.

Strathearn Classic Gin

Where is it from?
Methven, Perthshire

What's in it?
Juniper with citrus botanicals and spices

What's the damage?
£33 for 70cl

Is it Strong?
40% ABV

What makes it interesting?

From Strathearn Distillery, at present Scotland's smallest whisky distillery, the Classic Gin is a new-style citrus gin based on the Old London Gin Standard. With its added elements of zest, herbs and spices, it lies somewhere between the Southern Mediterranean with its Italian lemons and Spanish grapefruit, and much further East as you detect kaffir lime leaves and star anise. It has a full and citrus palate, and is recommended with a wedge of grapefruit garnish.

Distilled in Methven, Perthshire, Scotland.

Strathearn Heather Rose Gin

Where is it from?
Methven, Perthshire

What's in it?
Juniper, rose and heather.

What's the damage?
£32 for 70cl

Is it Strong?
40% ABV

What makes it interesting?

Created by Strathearn Distillery, at present Scotland’s smallest whisky distillery. The combination of rose and heather give very light fruity notes of honey combined with slight notes of lavender. The colour reflects the fields of heather on Scottish hillsides. The addition of tonic changes the colour to a light pink and a waft of rose scent is released. The gin is also available in 'Distillery Strength' at 60.5%.

Distilled in Methven, Perthshire, Scotland.

Strathearn Homecoming Gin

Where is it from?
Perthshire

What's in it?
Juniper, milk thistle, heather

What's the damage?
£35.00 for 70cl

Is it Strong?
40% ABV

What makes it interesting?

This limited edition gin celebrates the 2014 Year of Homecoming in Scotland. It is authentically Scottish with botanicals including thistle and heather. A smooth hand-crafted gin, reminiscent of love hearts and sherbet dip, is has a balance of floral and creamy notes with a hint of citrus.

Distilled in Methven, Perthshire, Scotland.

Strathearn Juniper Gin

Where is it from?
Methven, Perthshire

What's in it?
Juniper, coriander seeds, angelica root, orris root, grains of paradise, orange peel, rose petals, honey berry and calamus root.

What's the damage?
£37.50 for 70cl

Is it Strong?
47% ABV

What makes it interesting?

Strathearn's Juniper Gin is produced using two stills: one 500l and one 50l. This double distillation creates a full-bodied yet balanced juniper-led gin. It is also available in 'Distillery Strength' at 60.5% ABV.

Strathearn Oaked Highland Gin

Where is it from?
Methven, Perthshire

What's in it?
Gin aged in oak barrels

What's the damage?
£33 for 70cl

Is it Strong?
40% ABV

What makes it interesting?

Created by Strathearn Distillery, at present Scotland's smallest whisky distillery. Whisky and its early form of Uisge Beatha will form its core product, set together with premium gins. Oaked Highland Gin is described as when whisky meets gin; smooth with a hint of oak. It is accented by vanilla and a subtle smokiness. The gin is also available in 'Distillery Strength' at 60.5% ABV.

Distilled in Methven, Perthshire, Scotland.

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