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Uncle Vals Botanical Gin 750ml
Sku: 39085
Uncle Valís is a small-batch botanical gin inspired by Zio Valerioís love of gardening and native tuscan cuisine. The botanicals are not only Uncle Valís favorite cooking ingredients, but ...more
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Product Information
Country: United States
Region: California
Type: Gins - Domestic
 
Reg. $32.99

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Uncle Valís presents a complex and subtly pleasing sensation of flavors. Raise your glass and youíll notice crisp aromas of sage and juniper. Your first sip will bring out a bright lemon taste, which gives way to a warm, spicy, lavender finish, softened by the coolness cucumber. Each sip bolsters the botanical flavors, along with a continuous presence of piney juniper.
Wine Enthusiast 90 points - Sweet-tasting and citrusy, this has a light herbal aroma. It shows distinct cucumber and lavender notes on the palate, and it should lend itself to spring and summer cocktails. Keep an eye out for exciting savory and spicy variations of Uncle Val’s that may be coming to market soon.  (Apr 2013)

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Uncle Valís is a small-batch botanical gin inspired by Zio Valerioís love of gardening and native tuscan cuisine. The botanicals are not only Uncle Valís favorite cooking ingredients, but also happen to make an exceptionally unique and smoothly delicious gin.
Technical notes
the botanicals juniper: the quintessential gin ingredient, juniper adds a dash of that distinctive “ginĒ taste to Uncle Valís. cucumber: adds a cooling effect to the taste, along with subtle freshness cues. lemon: the citrus zing provides balance amongst the botanicals, along with the added benefit of crispness. sage: derived from the phrase “to be saved,Ē sage has been held in high regard throughout history both for itís culinary and medicinal properties. Helps make you feel more alert, calm and contented, with the effects lasting. lavender: historically used for its calming effect, it reduces stress, aids in sleep.

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35 Maple Street is both our company and where we work, right in the heart of Sonoma, California. It’s a friendly, open-minded town steeped in California history and, a lot like us, embodies a deep respect for craftsmanship, tradition, quality and commitment. We seek to impart these very same qualities in all that we make and all that we do.