Suntory Roku Gin 70cl 43% ABV
Blessed by the Japanese four seasons - Roku Gin is the first Gin to be produced for the Legendary Japanese Distillery; Suntory. Made using a selection of traditional botanicals as well as Six Japanese botanicals including: Sakura Flower, Yuzu peel, Sencha tea, Sansho pepper, Sakura leaf and Gyokuro tea. Traditional gin botanicals also featured include the likes of juniper, orange peel, lemon peel, coriander and cinnamon, among others.
There is a vegetal and Earthy tone to this Gin with a light undertone of fruity sweetness, leading into long peppery notes on the finish.
The six natural Japanese botanicals are embossed on the hexagonal bottle that symbolises ROKU (which means 'six' in Japanese).
The bottle label is printed on washi paper, further highlighting Japanese craftsmanship and sentiment.