About Gin and Genever from Australia

About Gin  and  Genever from Australia
There are numerous types of spirits produced in Australia, from fruit, honey and coffee liqueurs to vodka to single malt whiskeys. While the industry is not well known, it is growing in leaps and bounds and recently, there has been a lot of publicity for the single malts produced in the southern island of Tasmania. Look for more spirits and liqueurs from Australia to hit the US market and receive much more media attention.

Top Picks for Australia

Gin and Genever

Archie Rose Distillers Strength Gin
93 points
$99
Clear color. Aromas and flavors of gardenia bath powder, dried rose petal, gentle notes of juniper, ripe Italian lemons, and orris root with a glycerous, vibrant, dryish light-to-medium body and a tingling, medium-length finish revealing overtones of lime, spearmint, menthol, and juniper. A powdery and floral nose leads to a somewhat mentholated palate in this bold, commanding Gin that provides layers of flavor.
Archie Rose Signature Dry Gin
89 points
$79
Clear color. Aromas and flavors of cinnamon, bay, ground ginger, and cracked pepper with a satiny, crisp, dry light-to-medium body and a sleek, buoyant finish. A dry and spicy Gin for highballs and citrusy cocktails.
Vantage Botanical Spirit
89 points
$46
Clear color. Aromas of lemongrass, crystalized lemon peel, and ginger with a silky, crisp, fruity light-to-medium body and a warming, captivating, medium-length peppercorn, candied yuzu, and lemon-poppyseed muffin finish. Bright, decadent spirit to boost body and lemony flavor in classic, multi-component cocktails