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The Botanist Islay Dry Gin, 700ml

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hand-picked local botanicals delicately refine nine berries, barks, seeds and peels during a painfully slow distillation. Please always check both the number of parcels and the condition of any wines you sign for - as we cannot be held liable for any breakages once you have accepted and signed for them. Twenty-two botanicals are hand-foraged from hills, shores and bays then slowly distilled with nine berries, barks, seeds and peels to create a spirit that captures the heart and soul of this remote Scottish island. A favourite with many gin lovers, Botanist is currently the only gin produced on the wind-swept island of Islay off the west coast of mainland Scotland. Wild Island Botanic Gin infuses naturally growing botanicals from the remote Hebridean island with 100% British Wheat spirit, to create a premium gin of the highest quality.

Eschewing pesticides and chemical fertilisers all of our crops are grown sustainably, contributing to an abundance of wildflowers, insects and birds across our farms. Under the Distance Selling Regulations, you may cancel a distance contract to purchase a product or products from us at any time within 7 working days after the day you received the relevant product or products (subject to the limitations set out below). We set out to create a truly exceptional spirit crafted around the native botanicals that grow on our crofts here in the Southern Hebrides off Scotland’s West coast.Our second edition to our family of drinks is Wild Island ‘High Croft’- named after the fertile island farm land where we gather our Autumn botanicals to infuse this premium gin. Combined with a high ABV, you’ll find Botanist gin is a premium Scottish gin, distilled at Bruichladdich distillery on the isle of Islay off the west coast of Scotland. Using a total of 16 botanicals and distilled using the traditional single copper pot still method, we have created a gin that has a refreshing lemon base, pronounced further by a diverse array of leaves and flowers – including lemon balm – hand foraged on the island and selected to deliver a gentle floral, citrus fresh character. Curator’s Gin is a rarefied expression of the secret treasures of Cambridge University Botanic Garden.

Crafted in a century old copper still at Langley Distillery, using 100% British Wheat infused with six native hand foraged botanicals growing wild on our island and a further ten as the base. Distilled in London, Kew gin includes botanicals that come directly from the Gardens such as douglas fir, fragrant lavender and sweet orange.They say it's smooth, very drinkable, and perfect for drinking on its own or with a good quality tonic. The nose is a rich complex of fresh juniper, followed quickly by coriander and a complexity of gin flavours. This richly complex gin is a collaboration with and a true celebration of the University of Oxford’s extraordinary Botanic Garden – the oldest of its kind in the country.

Colonsay is a tiny and remote island two and a quarter hours by ferry from the mainland – a place of massive contrasts and stunning beauty. It is the only gin and whisky distillery in Europe, and one of two worldwide, to meet B Corp’s high standards of performance, accountability and transparency to protect the environment and improve the lives of employees and communities. Born in a traditional copper still infused with six native hand foraged botanicals growing wild on the island and a further ten as their base.Created with over 100 botanicals we have balanced a complex blend of fruits, florals, herbs and spices. The botanist recipe was forged in 2010 with island botanical experts and foragers coming together to create a harmonious gin, which has had the same great flavour ever since! To calculate the overall star rating and percentage breakdown by star, we don’t use a simple average. Nothing in these terms of sale affects your statutory rights (including your right to receive a refund in respect of any defective product we sell to you).

Wild Island Botanic Gin infuses naturally growing botanicals from our remote Hebridean island with 100% British Wheat spirit, to create a premium gin of the highest quality. It may not be reproduced in any way whatsoever without the prior consent of Waitrose Limited nor without due acknowledgement. You can change your choices at any time by visiting Cookie preferences, as described in the Cookie notice.Made using traditional gin botanicals combined with a delicate array of island botanicals including lemon balm, meadowsweet, wild water mint, heather flowers, bog myrtle and sea buckthorn. The Botanist is an artisanal hand-crafted and distilled gin made at Bruichladdich distillery on the Scottish island of Islay. We recommend that you do not rely solely on the information presented here and that you always read labels, warnings, and directions before using or consuming a product. Herbaceous, savoury, and complex, this is a gin that truly represents 400 years of medicinal botanical cultivation. In 1648, Bobart created a catalogue of all the plants which he grew, now preserved as a treasured ancient manuscript at the Garden.

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