Saxa Vord Distillery - Unst, Shetland
Where the North Sea meets the Atlantic Ocean, you will find the furthest North inhabited island of the British Isles, Unst. Here you find Shetland Reel Gin and the Saxa Vord Distillery. It's so far up there its closer to Norway then the majority of Scotland. With Shetland being such a culturally rich island Saxa Vord draws inspiration from this and the land that they are on incorporating local botanicals and providing their taste interpretation of the land.
The nose has a hint of juniper with a subtle mix of spices and citrus. The initial palate has juniper, mixed spice, sweetness with a citrus tang and a refreshing hint of mint at the end. The finish is clean and fresh.
Garnish with a slice of pink grapefruit