Greenhook Ginsmiths Old Tom Gin

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This history-minded bottling was made in collaboration with Brooklyn barmen Damon Boelte and Maxwell Britten. It's made from an 18th-century recipe, pot distilled using “exotic spices inspired by the British Spice Trade,” and finally, aged for 12 months in Bourbon and oloroso Sherry casks. All that adds up to a light gold hue, light sweetness (typical of the Old Tom style) and a pleasing, robust vanilla-mint profile with flecks of rosemary and lemon peel, finishing long and spicy. Sip or mix. Kara Newman 

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  • Rating
    90
  • Alcohol
    50.5%
  • Bottle Size
    750 ml
  • Category
    Gin
  • Date Published
    8/1/2015
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2015
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