This unique indigo-colored gin, the Empress 1908 Gin, not only looks spectacular but also tastes wonderful with a distinctive refreshing taste.
Crafted with traditional botanicals and other natural ingredients, Empress 1908 Gin, is an ultra-premium gin made by Victoria Distillers and is said to be inspired by tea time at the legendary Fairmont Empress Hotel in Victoria, British Columbia.
Perfect for any occasion, it would make a brilliant mother’s day gift. Imagine her regular G&T made with Empress!
$34 at all liquor stores.
And for a special cocktail, here’s our favorite:
Description: A cocktail made for celebration, the Empress 75 is sparkling, effervescent, and deliciously sippable. Think of it as a graduated mimosa.
11⁄2 oz Empress 1908 Gin
3⁄4 oz Fresh Lemon Juice
1⁄2 oz Simple Syrup
Sparkling Wine & a Lemon Twist
Method: Shake on ice, fine strain into a chilled flute, top with sparkling wine. Garnish with a lemon twist.