Traditionally the cherry blossom represents the fragility and beauty of life. Made using cherry blossoms collected from throughout the Olmsted Park System, this gin opens with a soft delicate texture and finishes firm, floral, and slightly sweet.
Aroma - Cherry Blossoms, Lemon, Rose
Taste - Juniper, Coconut, Floral, Peppery
Aging - Mellowed 1 Week in a Stainless Steel Tank
Alcohol - 92 proof, 46% ABV, 750ml
Bees Knees2 oz. Sakura Gin
3/4 oz. Lemon Juice
3/4 oz. Honey Syrup
Shake all ingredients in a cocktail shaker with ice until well chilled (about 30 seconds), double strain into a chilled coupe with no ice and garnish with lemon twist.
1 1/2 oz. Sakura Gin
3/4 oz. Lime Juice
1 oz. Simple Syrup
Topped with Soda Water
Add the Gin, lime, and simple syrup in a cocktail shaker with ice and shake until well chilled (about 30 seconds), strain into a collins glass filled with ice, fill the rest of the glass to the top with soda water and garnish with a mint sprig.
2017 - American Distilling Institute Craft Spirits Judging - Silver - Contemporary Gin Category & The Stewards Choice Award