Clear with a silvery cast. Mild aromas of sage, mint leaf, nuts and bark with a silky, dryish medium body and a racy pepper, marinated root vegetable, lemon honey tea, grass, and mineral finish. A clean nouveau-styled gin.
In Men’s Journal magazine’s Expert Advice column, Nick Moran ranksNew Deal Portland Dry Gin 33 number four of the ten best American small batch gins: “It’s common practice for distillers to add all sorts of botanicals to their blends, but that’s not the case with the New Deal Portland Dry Gin 33, which is based entirely off juniper berries. Remember that fact when you take your first sip of this distinctly modern gin, because it’ll feel like those citrus, mineral, and almost grassy notes came out of nowhere.”