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Adelaide Hills 78 Degrees Gin 70 cl

An Australian, award winning, gin vapour distilled in the Adelaide Hills in a custom designed column and basket still using grape spirit.


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Product Description

78° gin is produced in small batches using Adelaide Hills water and a blend of 12 botanicals, selected specifically for their purity and quality. Never heated about 78.1 degrees (hence the name) the gin is vapour distilled rather than traditionally distilled - this means that the botanicals are placed above the grape spirit and the steam rises up and infuses with them.

This is an aromatic gin with citrus and floral notes with a hint of underlying spice. Best served with a twist of lemon and some peppercorns.

Known Botanicals

  • Angelica Root Icon Angelica
  • Black Pepper Black Pepper
  • Cinnamon Cinnamon
  • Clove Clove
  • Coriander Seed Icon Coriander
  • Juniper Berries Icon Juniper
  • Lemon Icon Lemon
  • lime lime
  • Nutmeg Nutmeg
  • Orange Icon Orange
  • Orris Orris
  • Star Anise Star Anise

About the distillery

Adelaide Hills Distillery was launched by wine maker Sacha La Forgia. On his travels throughout Italy he met his mentor, ‘The Italian’, who encouraged him to return to Australia and start his own distillery. Building his copper still from the ground up, Sacha is passionate about using Australian produce and prioritised quality, quickly earning him a reputation for producing exceptional small batch gin.

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