Hernö Organic Gin

Hernö Organic Gin

50cl | 40.5% ABV | Sweden

Hernö Gin is a crisp, piney and evocative Swedish spirit, combining historic Gin distilling methods and botanicals with a trio of delectable strangers: vanilla, meadowsweet and lingonberries. Indisputably one of the best dry gins in the world.

Piney, floral and fresh notes emanate out of the bottle, with meadowsweet providing a light introduction to sweetness before lingonberries create a jam tart heart. Well balanced and moreish, Hernö Gin makes for an amazing Martini.

Key Flavours

"In any 'top 10' lists I've ever done, Hernö is in there. The gin has that unique combination of flavour intensity, balance, smoothness, and distinct character, all the while delivering that classic juniper hit. One of the truly great offerings."

About this product

Juniper and coriander are added to the spirit way ahead of distillation, with the rest following mere moments ahead of the run. The finished spirit is cut to bottling strength with water pulled from Hernö Distillery’s very own well.

Hernö Distillery was launched in Sweden by Distiller Jon Hillgren in December 2012. Over the years the team has grown, with all sharing a relentless passion to live up to the ideal of Swedish excellence in each of their roles.

Hernö is located in the very north of Sweden, surrounded by the spectacular, pristine beauty of the High Coast. This stunning region is reflected in the clarity of elegant flavours they manage to capture in their gins.

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