Ki No Bi Sei Kyoto Dry Gin
Gin - 54% - 70 cl
Ki No Bi Sei Kyoto Dry Gin is a limited edition of the famous Japanese gin Ki No Bi classic. The word "Sei" comes from the Kanji character "勢" which means "power" in JapaneseRead more
Ki No Bi Sei Kyoto Dry Gin is a limited edition of the famous Japanese gin Ki No Bi classic. The word "Sei" comes from the Kanji character "勢" which means "power" in Japanese. This version, as its name suggests, was bottled at 54%, instead of the 45% of the original recipe.
Ki No Bi gins are produced by Kyoto Distillery from a rice spirit and a bouquet of 11 carefully selected Japanese botanicals ; Juniper berries, Orris roots, Hinoki bark (Japanese cypress), Kinome, Yuzu, Lemon, Ginger, green tea (Gyokuro), red Shiso and Bamboo leaves, and finally Sansho pepper.
The 11 ingredients are classified into 6 distinct flavors categories (base, citrus, tea, herbs, spices and floral), and each category is then macerated in rice alcohol before being individually distilled. The distillates are then blended before being left to rest, allowing the flavors to infuse giving a perfect balance to the gin.
Then the spirit is diluted with water of Fushimi known for its purity before being put again in vat of maceration for a definite period allowing an ideal harmony of the final blend.
Details Ki No Bi Sei Kyoto Dry Gin
Honshu - Kyoto
The brand Ki No Bi - Kyoto Distillery
Ki No Bi is a Japanese gin brand owned by The Kyoto Distillery, the very first distillery dedicated to gin to emerge in Japan. Founded in 2014, the distillery is located in the city of Kyoto, the country's former capital and a mecca for traditional craftsmanship.
Kyoto was not chosen at random, the region also offers an abundance of raw materials to work with; Fushimi's pure waters and a wide range of locally grown ingredients such as yuzu, sanshō pepper, or the legendary green teas of Uji.
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