Enjoy a bundle from Elemental Distillers that includes a bottle of Roots Marlborough Dry Gin and a Bitters of your choice.
Roots Marlborough Dry Gin is a crisp and robust ‘London Dry’ style gin. Batch distilled in a boutique 200L copper pot still after a 24 hour activated maceration in a sustainable neutral base spirit. Bottled at a bold 45% alcohol by volume.
Produced on estate at the Elemental Distillery, in the heart of the Marlborough wine region.
Choose one of the following bitters:
Blackberry & Balsamic Bitters:
An aromatic bitter essence created in the tradition of old English ‘shrub’ cordials. A perfect marriage of house dried Karaka blackberries, tart pomegranate balsamic vinegar and aromatic pink peppercorns, perfectly balanced to compliment any rich fruit cocktail or mixer.
Coffee & Pimento Bitters:
A slow maceration of medium roasted coffee beans from the highlands of Ethiopia, enhanced with a touch of blackstrap molasses and spicy pimento. An aromatic bitter to perfectly compliment any matured spirit whether neat or in a classic cocktail.
Grapefruit & Hops Bitters:
A refreshing aromatic cocktail bitter macerated with zest from ripe Gisborne grapefruit and organic Motueka hops from Nelson. A compliment to any refreshing cocktail or mixer.
Juniper, wild foraged (Highlands, Macedonia)
Grapefruit ‘Golden Special’ (Gisborne, NZ)
Coriander seed (Hawke's Bay, NZ)
Motueka hops, organic (Nelson, NZ)
Gorse flower, wild foraged (Volunteers, Marlborough, NZ)
Kawakawa berries, wild foraged (Kaikoura, NZ)
Complex and aromatic. A juniper forward palate followed by a fresh grapefruit and hop zest balanced against a highly aromatic kawakawa and gorse nose. Finishing long and clean with a slightly silky mouthfeel and lingering coriander seed note.
Gold Medal 2020: New Zealand Spirits Awards