The story of Broken Heart gin is about remembering a friend. Two German...
friends, Joerg and Bernd, were living in Queenstown on the South Island of New Zealand. Both of them were philosophers and Master Distillers, and set out to make a superb gin together. Sadly, Bernd unexpectedly fell ill and tragically passed away. To commemorate his friend and to mark a new beginning, Joerg released Broken Heart gin. The aim was to make a perfumed and crisp gin to drink at dusk, cherishing those ‘moments in between’. We liked this gin upon first sniff for its aromatic complexity, intensity and clean finish.
The Broken Heart Barrel Aged Gin is a special limited edition. It is a blend of 70% Broken Heart Gin and 30% Navy Strength Gin. The blend is then aged for six months in old, French chardonnay barrels where it develops a light, golden colour, rich texture and an inviting complexity.
The Broken Heart Barrel Aged Gin offers a myriad of botanicals on the nose, including classic aromas of juniper berry and coriander supported by floral notes and a delicate spice. On the palate it is moreish and warming with a lightly toasted oak character from the chardonnay barrels and a lingering finish. This is a sipping spirit, which can be enjoyed on the rocks or just neat.
Liberty Wines customers can order this wine directly from us.