There have been some great revivals in recent years: Steps, Blind Date and the Labour Party, to name but a few.
Next month, Nicholson Gin – one of the oldest gin brands – can be added to that distinguished list.
To refresh the memory, Nicholson Gin was originally established in 1736. Its comeback is courtesy of cousins and direct descendants of the original founders, Nicholas Browne and Tim Walker.
Today, Nicholson Original is a super-premium London dry gin true to the original family recipe. Ten botanicals make up the gin, including coriander, angelica root, citrus peels, cinnamon, orris root, cassia Bark, nutmeg and liquorice.
The palate is said to be juniper-led with citrus notes and a touch of spice, culminating in a long, dry and balanced finish.
The revival of the Nicholson brand brings the distillation process home to London. Inspiration for the bottle and label design was found in the company's archives.
While you're here…
Have you registered for the on-trade’s favourite drinks show yet? Imbibe Live is taking place on 3-4 July at Olympia London.
If you don't already know, Imbibe Live is the innovative and interactive annual exhibition for anyone who sources, buys or serves drinks in the licensed on-trade. From sommeliers to buyers and from managers to publicans and bartenders, this essential date in the drinks calendar will see the industry’s finest come together.
Register today: https://www.imbibe.com/live
We can’t wait to see you there!