Navigation
Account

Tarquins Cornish Gin

‹Return to Previous Page
Description

Description

Tarquins Cornish Gin

Tarquins Cornish Gin is a contemporary take on a classic London Dry, they use fragrant handpicked Devon violets and fresh orange zest to deliver an aromatic sensation unlike any other.

They are an independent, family company handcrafting Gin and Pastis in tiny batches (the old-fashioned way) by the coast of north Cornwall.At the heart of their process lies a special, flame-fired, copper pot still called Tamara, goddess of the Tamar.

Together with a harmonious balance of precision and flair, they are able to produce spirits that are truly exceptional.

Tarquin, their founder, pioneer and head distiller is so proud of what they create that he puts his name on every bottle.

They like to think the result is comparable to stumbling upon a beautiful orange blossom in the middle of a crisp, dry pine forest.

Only the best and most pure spirit (the heart) makes it into Tarquin’s Gin, which is diluted to bottling strength at 42% with Cornish spring water.

One unusual ingredient is the Devon violet. From these I take the delicate leaves, which add a vibrant green freshness to the gin and create something deliciously unique.”

– Tarquin, Head Distiller

Their juniper is from Kosovo, it is fresh and earthy/woody, but also quite floral. To complement, they use lemon-sherberty coriander seeds from Bulgaria, rather than the hot and spicy Moroccon variety.

The citrus notes come from the fresh fruit zests of sweet orange, lemon and grapefruit, from wherever they are in season.

They also use angelica root from Poland, orris root from Morocco, green cardamom seeds from Guatemala, bitter almond from Morocco, cinnamon from Madagascar, liquorice root from Uzbekistan. And Devon violets from the garden.

http://www.southwesterndistillery.com/

Tarquins Cornish Gin – Hay Wines

Reviews (0)

Reviews

There are no reviews yet.

Be the first to review “Tarquins Cornish 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

Creme de Cacao Briottet

This is a rich, dark creme de cacao (cocoa liqueur) from Edmond Briottet, made with cocoa beans sourced all the way from Ghana. The cocoa beans are steeped in alcohol, sweetened and then bottled, and the result pairs beautifully with coffee!
£24.49 Add to basket

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

Creme de Menthe Briottet

Menthe BRIOTTET, prepared from a base of finely sweetened essential essence of mint, gives and impression of pureness, balance and extreme freshness. A delicious fragrance is given off. It is best serves with ice, diluted with fizzy water for its refreshing and digestive virtues. With desserts, it marries well with chocolate or raspberries. But you can also show some originality in drinking it like the people of Kentucky, who serve bourbon with a dash of mint.
£20.99 Add to basket

Chase Great British Gin

On the nose, dry juniper with zesty citrus and then some warm, spicy notes. Juniper, dark chocolate and citrus zest upfront on the palate, followed by warm, spicy notes of cinnamon, nutmeg and ginger.
£30.99 Add to basket

Fifty Pounds Gin 43.5%

The nose is lemon, lime, juniper, and very classic in character. Just a tinge of sweetness with a touch of creamy lemon as well. Juniper on the tip of the tongue, followed by lemon, coriander and angelica. Just a bit of spice, with citrus blossoming in the middle. The finish hints at anise, angelica, juniper and citrus rind. Tart and direct, with a very dry palate cleansing finish.
£37.99 Add to basket

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

Creme a la Fraise de Bois

An absolutely incredible wild strawberry liqueur from Edmond Briottet. This Fraise des Bois liqueur is made by macerating the fresh fruits in alcohol. Sugar is then added. And nothing else. It's that simple.
£21.29 Add to basket

Mandarine Napoleon

Mandarine Napoléon is an exquisite, well-balanced blend of mandarins and refined 10-year-old aged cognac. Dating back to the early 1800s, and its roots stemming from the hands of Napoléon Bonaparte, the liqueur’s history is as rich as its distinctive flavor. The drink was custom made for Napoléon, after the emperor came across chemist Antoine-François de Fourcroy, known for his extraordinary skill of distilling. It was not until 1892, after the two had died, that the liqueur was introduced to the public.
£33.99 Add to basket

Blackwoods Shetland Gin

The first gin in the world using local botanical ingredients from Shetland, the islands lying at the far North of Scotland. Bracing, crisp and richly aromatic, Blackwood's Nordic Dry Gin includes wild water mint, sea pink, angelica and juniper berries picked on Shetland by local crofters as well as seven other botanicals from trading routes around the world.
£28.49 Add to basket

Bruadar Whisky Liqueur

Bruadar Whisky Liqueur is a beguiling  marriage of Single Malt Scotch Whisky with the unique  flavours of Honey & Sloe Berries. At 22% there's still a warm aftertaste of the Tullibardine single malt whisky, but it has been softened by the addition of honey. The sloes add a delicate fruitiness to the finish.
£22.99 Add to basket
Back to top