Bathtub Sloe Gin

Bathtub Sloe Gin

50cl | 33.8% ABV | England

With just shy of half a pound of fruit crammed into every bottle of Bathtub Sloe Gin, it’s something of a rapturous affair, loud and gloopy in the mouth, with a faint hit of Christmas spice and a tiny squeak of marzipan.

Syrupy and sweet, with a sudden dry pinch at the finish, Bathtub Sloe Gin is a perfect rendition of the liqueur, and as such should be sipped neat to let all of its complexity unfold. Try it splashed into some warm apple juice too.

Key Flavours

Dried Fruit
"On the nutty-almond-meets-marzipan to redcurrants and dark cherry sliding scale of how Sloe Gins can taste, this is very much the latter. Ripe fruits on the nose with less sweetness on the finish compared to many."

About this product

Copper distilled spirit is added into a vat along with juniper, orange, cloves and a host of other spices and left to marry until the flavour is deemed perfect. The finished gin is then added to another vat, this time filled with sticky sloes.

Made by the folks at Atom Supplies, the Ableforth range of bathtubs gin take inspiration from the (in)glorious days of the Prohibition era, when folks would make their own gin by infusing juniper into any spirit they could lay hands on.

Once the distilled spirit is brought in The Ableforth’s team steeps botanicals, bottles and wraps all of their bottles down in sunny old Kent. That distilled and infused nature is what gives these gins such depth.

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