Valentines Day is around the corner so we’ve put together a list of 6 gins to surprise any gin-loving loved one with! We’ve put together some of our top picks for Valentines Day this year, each providing its own ‘uniqueness’ which we think would be the perfect treat this Valentines Day.
Take a browse below for some Valentine Gin Gift inspiration…
1. Edinburgh Valentines Gin
Edinburgh Gin have launched a limited edition Valentines Gin! This blush pink gin combines a sweet, floral aroma with a floral overtone followed shortly with a wonderful citrus notes. This gin is created with a complex yet beautifully balanced set of botanicals including Chamomile, Lemongrass, Lemon Balm, Kaffir Lime Leaf, Rose and Hibiscus. This gin won’t disappoint and is a perfect Valentines Gift for any gin lover this Valentines!
The Nose – Pronounced juniper balanced by zingy citrus and subtle floral notes.
The Palate – Gentle with a hint of chamomile, contrasting with the tang of Kaffir lime.
The Finish – Gentle and sweetly smooth.
2. Mermaid Pink Gin
This beautifully presented, strawberry infused gin has a unique flavour profile and combines a mix of Isle of Wight’s classic Mermaid Gin with strawberry infused goodness! Crafted with strawberries grown in the Arreton Vally in the Isle of Wight, this gin has a wonderfully smooth and aromatic flavour profile, with hints of fresh strawberry and a truly wonderful juniper kick!
Mermaid Pink Gin works brilliantly served with a fresh, crisp tonic over ice with fresh strawberries and lime wedge.
3. Manly Spirits Lilly Pilly Pink Gin
Manly Spirits Lilly Pilly Pink Gin is a zero-sugar, perfectly balanced, fresh and fruity gin which has a wonderful pink hue from being infused with natural raspberries. Created using succulent summer berries from the Australian native Lilly Pilly as well as edible pink flowers found in the Northern Beaches in Sydney, Australia.
This gin has a wonderful true gin undertone but balanced perfectly on top with a floral haven of fruity notes. Making this an ideal candidate for a classic G&T or cocktail.
4. Puerto De Indias Strawberry Pink Gin
“This smooth, strawberry gin works wonders when paired with a simple Elderflower Tonic and if you’re feeling adventurous, add some Italian styled balsamic and pepper strawberries for a garnish to make this a taste sensation!”
5. Malfy Pink Grapefruit Gin
This offering from Malfy Gin is another citrus based expression available from their superb range of gins, including the popular Con Limone and Con Arancia iterations. This gin has swept the nation over the past few years with no doubt being seen in most locals across the UK. It is distilled with the likes of Sicilian pink grapefruit peel, handpicked Italian juniper and sun-ripened Italian lemon.
Offering a refreshing citrus flavour, it has leading notes of zesty pink grapefruit balanced with rich juniper and hints of rhubarb. Best served with Mediterranean tonic, ice and a pink grapefruit wheel!
6. Eden Mill Love Gin
Eden Mill’s Love Gin comes with a unique but wonderful offering of floral, sweet and smooth flavours. These include rhubarb, vanilla, apple, citrus and rose water. This unique flavour puts this gin firmly in our line up of perfect Valentines Gins as it has such a well balanced, soft yet punchy flavour complexion.
This gin is best served with lemonade or a premium tonic, simply garnish with your favourite citrus fruit, we recommend raspberries or strawberries which will enhance the botanicals already distilled in this wonderful gin.