"Le Gin" by Drouin is a gin of great character and elegance produced in Normandy by a master of Calvados. For its production are used more than 30 varieties of apples and botanical s like rose, lemon, ginger, vanilla, cinnamon and almonds distilled separately. A meditation gin!
"Le Gin" by Christian Drouin is a particularly intriguing distillate crafted in Normandy by one of the most famous masters of Calvados. For its production, more than 30 varieties of apples and numerous herbs, plants, and spices are used. The meticulous separate distillations of the botanicals and the artisanal care in the subsequent blending result in an elegant and refined Gin possessing an extraordinary personality with a very precise territorial signature that unmistakably marks its flavour profile.
"Le Gin" is an original and unusual distillate. It is produced by a company primarily specialized in Calvados, which has been dedicated to the art of distillation in the Normandy region for three generations. Christian Drouin expanded the small Domaine in Gonneville-sur-Honfleur and today represents one of the most intriguing entities in the region. Numerous varieties of apples are cultivated on the agricultural estate: sweet, sweet-bitter, bitter, and tart, all of which contribute with their different and complementary tastes to create distillates with a particularly harmonious and balanced profile. "Le Gin" is the result of great expertise in blending. The starting point is a distilled apple cider infused with juniper berries, ginger, vanilla, lemon, cardamom, cinnamon, rose petals, and almonds. A distillate with characteristics typically linked to the traditions and products of Normandy, dedicated to enthusiasts who are always on the lookout for something new.
"Le Gin" by Christian Drouin is a true speciality. A label that is absolutely unique, sure to pique the interest and captivate the most discerning connoisseurs and those who enjoy experimenting. In the glass, it appears completely transparent and crystal clear. On the nose, it is characterized by aromas of apples, hints of juniper, notes of aromatic herbs, wild herbs, and spicy nuances. It has a very smooth and fresh entry on the palate, with a delicately expressive fruit mid-palate and a long finish that returns with pleasantly spiced notes.
Energic, smooth and fresh, with pleasant aromas of apples
Dynamic and lively, of apple and pear, with hints of spices and herbs with pepper and juniper notes