Barr Hill Gin

Barr Hill Gin

(0.75l, 45%)


8.1/10
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$39.99
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Barr Hill Gin tastes like it was distilled directly from a remote northern meadow.   
 
The history of Caledonia Spirits starts with beekeepers, driving back and forth across the country, moving their bee colonies, pollinating crops, and selling raw honey. One day they decided to settle down and moved into a building in northern Vermont that sits half in the United States and half in Canada. It used to be a Prohibition-era bar where you could walk in on the US "dry side" and casually saunter over to the Canada side for a legal drink. How cool is that? They used their farming skills and called upon their Scottish distilling heritage to found a craft Spirits operation on the outskirts of The Great White North
 
Their award-winning Barr Hill Gin has a peculiar secret: it is NOT overly complex. See, some Gins just go nuts with their recipe. They seem to be trying to compete for the longest list of exotic ingredients or something. Not Barr Hill. They keep it pure, clean, and simple. And it works! The Juniper stands out — as it’s supposed to — but there is more to it. So, where do the other flavors come from? 
 
Well, from a bit of honey added just after the juniper is distilled in. And not just any honey. It’s their honey — raw and naturally farmed with bees exposed to elderberry flowers, poplar, and local grains. So the floral aromas and earthiness find their way into this excellent Gin from the land that surrounds them. That’s why they won Gold Medals at both the New York and Hong Kong international Spirits competitions, and that’s why you’ll love it. 
 

 
  • Category
    Gin
  • Style
    Gin
  • Region
    Vermont
  • Country
    United States
  • Alcohol
    45%
  • Distillery
    Caledonia Spirits

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raw honey
juniper
floral
slightly sweet
elderberry
nutty
pine
dry
berries
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Classifications of Gin: London Dry Gin, Plymouth Gin, Old Tom Gin, Genever or Dutch, New Western or new American or International style.

Tasting Notes

Appearance / Color
Warm Gold  
 
Nose / Aroma / Smell
Fresh juniper and meadow flowers
 
Flavor / Taste / Palate
Slightly sweet with a subtle entry of juniper, pine, and resin.
 
Finish 
Smooth and soft 
Ratings & Reviews
Todd
Todd,
Floral and honey taste. Very smooth.
 
Wes
Wes,
Gin is not my favorite. It’s typically predictable. But not this one. Delicious. Surprising. Wonderful.
 
Laurel
Laurel,
Best gin I have ever had. I think its the honey. I really love it.
 
Emily
Emily,
Love this for martini’s and bees knees. A great sipping gin with nice sweetness
 
Brian
Brian,
Strong honey notes with an herbal finish. Sweeter than your average gin, but a lovely sipper.
 
Rex
Rex,
The smell was tough to get past, but glad I did. Taste way better than the smell. The floral aftertaste is quite refreshing and will be good on a hot day.
 
Erin
Erin,
Freaking loved this gin. I loved the strong honey notes in it and thought it made a great martini. I generally enjoy it chilled but any which way also works for me.
 
Michael
Michael,
Incredible desert gin, amazing as a gin and tonic or straight.
 
pete
pete,
must buy more!
 
Fabian
Fabian,
One of my favorite gin’s I’ve tried. Combo of honey, juniper, and citrus. Not too sweet either.
 
Steve
Steve,
this is just not for me
 
Richard
Richard,
Deliciously unique!
 
Greyson
Greyson,
Like the earth tones you pick up on first sip. It has a good balance with and without ice. I like how the floral taste comes through also. A GREAT gin to have in rotation in the house.
 
Harvey
Harvey,
Barr Hill is the perfect sipping gin. The slight sweetness with gin herbs, straight or on the rocks is wonderful.. you might have to adjust how you make mixed drinks when you use Barr Hill, but won’t that be fun.
 
Richard
Richard,
Nice surprise find here, tried a small bottle from a boutique liquor store on a whim and didn’t think I’d find it again. Nice and smooth with just one cube. Great honey notes without the sweetness.
 
Andy
Andy,
Had it last night for the first time. Very tasty with Tonic or just by itself.
 
Sally
Sally,
This is a gin you can sip without any tonic or additives. It is outstanding with Elderflower tonic or any tonic really. So smooth and hints of honey. My new favorite gin. I highly recommend it to everyone
 
Ann
Ann,
I love this gin! It makes the best gin and tonic! Highly recommend!
 
Jesse
Jesse,
Awful. Sweet and cloying. Gin for people who hate gin.
 
Theodore
Theodore,
Unicorn
 
Andrew
Andrew,
Strong notes of raw honey and cedar
 
Paul
Paul,
Wonderfully smooth and friendly sipping gin. Primarily enjoyed this one on the rocks.
 
guest
guest,
Exceptional gin, juniper forward with honey to chase it. Unique and flavorful for use in any gin based cocktail, great in martini
 
Byron
Byron,
Unusually sweet sipping gin with honey notes and a juniper nose.
 
Brett
Brett,
Way too sweet. Just honey and juniper. It can only fly in a G&T and a Bees Knees...
 
Jesse
Jesse,
Too sweet, not enough juniper or herbal notes. Not what I want in a gin.
 
Justin
Justin,
One of my favorite gins, with a strong juniper flavor to enhance the experience, though the honey makes it a hair too sweet. I prefer the Tom Cat variety of the two; the stronger juniper provides a better balance to the honey finish.
 
zebulon
zebulon,
Best gin I have ever had
 
Maria
Maria,
Just my kind of gin... the soft honey note is subtle & floral & balances the juniper nicely.
 
VICTOR
VICTOR,
I like it as a sipping gin. The beeswax seal at the top and the slightly yellow tinge reminds you there's honey in there. It has a hint of floral and of course honey. You taste it more on the back end with a crisp finish.
 
nathan
nathan,
Juniper takes a far back seat to the honey flavors of this gin. Very smooth with floral notes. Is exceptional when combined with elderflower tonic and a wedge of Meyer lemon.
 
Matt
Matt,
Honey is front and center in this amazing gin. When it gets warm outside, this is our go-to for gin cocktails.
 
Steve
Steve,
A lot of flavor. Awesome gin and tonic in the summer.
 
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