The Kyoto Distillery - Kyoto Dry Gin - Ki No Bi
Country / Region: Japon
Composition: Blend of rice alcohol, Japanese herbs and Fushimi water
Alcohol: 45.7 vol.
Capacity: 70 cl
Of great finesse, blended with local botanicals (yellow yuzu, sweet pepper from Sansho, with a fresh and lemony fragrance, Gyokuro tea from Uji), The Kyoto Distillery Ki No Bi Classic Gin delivers an abundance of fresh and delicate aromas from juniper berries to citrus fruits, a touch of pepper, tangerine notes, flowers, and green tea. Reduced with water from the Fushimi shrine, it offers a soft texture, and a fresh and vegetal palate, with a hint of mint. The long finish leaves a sensation of fullness and intense freshness with a mix of spices and fine herbal notes. A marvel of freshness and style. To be drunk as a cocktail or on ice.
Elaboration:Rice alcohol with the addition of local botanicals including yellow yuzu, sansho pepper and gyokuro tea from Uji.
This Japanese gin is blended with the famous Fushimi water before being bottled at 45.7 degrees.
Nose:Fine and complex aromatics, marked by juniper berry and citrus aromas, floral and green tea scents and a peppery touch.
Palate:Soft and fresh with vegetal and delicately mentholated notes, the long palate finish releases spicy aromas and a beautiful balance.
Temperature:Serve over ice or slightly chilled.
Food and wine pairing:In cocktails, on ice with a little lime, with a very good fresh tonic.
The Kyoto Distillery Company is the first - and only - distillery to focus on Japanese gin. Created in 2016, the brand KI NO BI is now distributed in more than 20 countries around the world and is enjoying growing success, valued for its unique expertise.
A craft gin distilled in the Kyoto region, Ki No Bi is indeed made from regional ingredients and a recipe inspired by the city's history and culture. This rice alcohol is blended with local botanicals and bottled at 45.7 degrees. Literally "beauty of the seasons", this fresh and subtle Japanese Gin invites you to travel and experience the Japanese art of living.
Alongside it, the new "G" edition is the result of a unique collaboration with Champagne Henri Giraud: a gin aged in barrels from the Argonne forest, used for the maturing of Giraud champagnes.