Reid + Reid Reverend Dawson’s Gin is named after one of New Zealand’s leading prohibitionist who also happens to be the great, great grandfather of Stewart and Chris Reid. Reverend John Dawson was the General Secretary of the N.Z. Alliance from 1909 - 1925. During this period Dawson became widely known because of his assiduous parliamentary lobbying and campaigning in favour of total prohibition.
This gin is distilled using the ‘one shot’ method to produce a classic dry gin focusing on juniper and citrus flavours. Piney juniper with zesty citrus characters. Fresh and bright on the palate with a textural and aromatic finish.
ABOUT THE PRODUCER
Reid & Reid gin is uniquely Kiwi, in that it is produced with three native New Zealand botanicals: kawakawa, manuka and horopito. Along with classic gin botanicals: juniper, coriander seeds, fresh orange zest, orris root, angelica root, liquorice root, cassia, nutmeg, fennel and cardamom . Reid & Reid gin is distilled in a 200 litre, custom-made copper pot still in its Martinborough distillery.