Navigation
Account
Cart 0 items for £0.00

No products in the cart.

Kirkjuvagr Orkney Gin

‹Return to Previous Page
Description

Description

Kirkjuvagr Orkney Gin

Kirkjuvagr Orkney Gin has aromas of fresh sea breeze with a sweetness reminiscent of sherbet, lemons and pine. On the palate it starts warm and sweet with a hint of spice, followed by a floral, smooth and long finish.

Kirkjuvagr means “Church Bay” in Old Norse. Back when Orkney was emerging as a seat of power in the Viking Empire, the Norsemen would sail their longships into Kirkjuvagr, which over the centuries grew into the islands’ capital, Kirkwall.

In name, Kirkjuvagr Orkney Gin reflects the rich history of the islands and the boldness of those ancient seafarers. In character though, it’s utterly contemporary and has been crafted with the modern, discerning gin enthusiast in mind.

When creating Kirkjuvagr, on the shores of Kirkwall Bay, they thought it fitting to seek out a connection to their Viking ancestors that ran deeper than just the name.

They then discovered a local legend that spoke of a variety of Angelica brought to the islands by Norsemen centuries ago, which can still be found growing wild today.

Naturally, this very Angelica is now one of their defining ingredients, complementing a distinctive blend of local botanicals, including Ramanas Rose, Burnet Rose and Borage. Uniquely, they’ve also used traditional Orkney bere barley in their recipe.

They handcraft their gin in small batches using traditional copper stills in a process defined by passion, commitment and attention to detail.

Kirkjuvagr Orkney Gin – Hay Wines

Reviews (0)

Reviews

There are no reviews yet.

Be the first to review “Kirkjuvagr Orkney Gin”

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Returns & Delivery
Returns and Exchanges

All goods should be examined upon receipt, and any claim for loss or breakage notified by email or telephone to Hay Wines immediately. In the case of goods delivered by couriers, unless any claim is made within 24 hours, no compensation, refund or other credit will be available. In the case of damaged goods, Hay Wines reserves the right to collect these.

Ship your items back to us

If you wish to return your order due to an error on our behalf, we are happy to collect or get our courier to collect from the delivery address stated on the invoice, providing the parcel is securely packed in the same way as it was sent out. If you wish to return the parcel yourself please feel free to do so. Once the parcel has returned to us we will refund you the full amount. Please note that refunds may take up to 7 working days to appear in your account.

For more information, view our full Terms and Conditions information.

Related Products

Quick View

Monkey 47 Schwarzwald Dry Gin 50cl 47%

This Black Forest Dry Gin has the distinct & pure scent of Juniper, a tangy and crisp citrus note, a sweet floral aroma, a hint of peppery spices, subtle bitter fruit (cranberries) and a deep and balanced complexity.
£45.49 Add to basket
Quick View

Maxime Trijol VSOP

The carefully structured body encapsulates the richness of Grande Champagne in a virile, yet subtle cognac. Mellow and rich on the palate, but also fruity. Its length is all but perfect, leaving lingering bliss on the palate
£41.49 Add to basket
Quick View

Plymouth Gin 41.2%

Batch distilled in a Victorian copper still, made using soft Dartmoor water, producing a full-flaroured gin with a citrus edge, that
£27.99 Add to basket
Quick View

Frangelico Hazlenut Liqueur

Produced in Piedmont, Italy, the traditional Italian liqueur Frangelico is created using fresh wild hazelnuts combined with hints of vanilla and dark chocolate to give the rich yet delicate flavours. Best enjoyed alone or in a myriad of drinks and coffees.
£23.99 Add to basket
Baron de Sigognac Bas Armagnac VS Quick View

Baron de Sigognac Bas Armagnac VS

Baron de Sigognac Bas Armagnac VS is beautiful, delicate, rich flavour, combining sweetness and spiciness. A unique and stylish Armagnac. A three star, or "VS," Armagnac is a mix of several Armagnacs that have seen at least two years of aging in wood.
£31.99 Add to basket
Romate Solera Reserva Quick View

Romate Solera Reserva 36%

This brandy is impressively subtle and complex, with nutty, sherried notes and burnt sugar on the nose. Light and fruity with oranges, raisins and a touch of coffee, it finishes with a bite of spirit and some lingering sweetness. Fantastic value!
£24.99 Add to basket
Quick View

Berneroy Fine Calvados

The distinctive nose of fresh apples, with a hint of pear, slowly evolves with age to develop more complex aromas of butter, vanilla, baked apples & licorice
£31.99 Add to basket
Quick View

Asbach 3YO

A German Brandy blended from 25 different wine distillations, then aged for up to 3 years in limousin oak casks. With a deep golden colour, cognac character but fruitier. Grape and oak aroma. Clean, crisp with a rather astringent flavour.
£31.99 Add to basket
Chase Fruit Liqueur Elderflower Quick View

Chase Fruit Liqueur Elderflower

Chase elderflower liqueur has a luxurious quality because it is made using their naturally sweet, premium English potato vodka. Chase capture the rich flavours of their beautifully ripened and carefully selected varieties of fresh fruit to achieve the best and most delicious taste, without using any artificial ingredients or heat methods. A perfect complement to champagne, cocktails or desserts. 70cl bottle.
£25.99 Add to basket
Quick View

Maxine Trijol VS

A lovely, well balanced Cognac with subtle spice and subtle vanilla notes from this small family owned producer.
£32.99 Add to basket
Back to top