It was the Dragon from A Witch, A Dragon & Me that inspired us to make a Muscatel Distiller‘s Cut. Now it‘s here. The Muscatel Dragon‘s Cut. Aged over a year in an orange liqueur cask and packed with a higher wine and juniper content than normal, the Dragon‘s Cut embodies in its flavour the pure momentum of flight. Intense notes of orange and a hint of savoury juniper. Elegant, mild, ornate. Perfectly balanced. The look: a sensual flavour demands a sexy look. That‘s why the Muscatel Dragon‘s Cut smoulders in a grey finished 0,5l bottle with natural cork.
Numbered by hand – distinctive, handsome and unique.
Muscatel Distilled Gin is a handcrafted modern interpretation of this delicious spirit, retaining the typical aroma of juniper. As Gin has been around since at least the Middle Ages, when it was known as Genever, what would feel most appropriate? Right! We've added one of the world's oldest grape varieties to this vintage delight. Using all natural ingredients, of course, we carefully infuse Muscatel wine and Orange peel to refine the traditional taste, adding a smack of citrus and the heft of Muscatel, while keeping a delicate, fruity and floral touch.
Needless to say, none of this would matter if we had not also infused the most important ingredient of all: A lot of love. (There's a lot of alcohol, too.)
Anyway, the aroma of ripe Muscat grapes has long been known to attract bees and flies, as referenced by its Italian origin, “mosca”, meaning fly. With a heritage like that, Muscatel Distilled Gin is bound to drive you crazy – naturally.