Tasting: Whitley Neill – Connoisseur’s Cut

Whitley NeillConnoisseur’s CutHalewood Artisanal Spirits ABV: 47.0%Country: EnglandStyle: London DryPrice per bottle: GB£30.00Availability: Travel Retail Bethany Whymark – 8.4 Nose: Prominent spicy aroma with black pepper, nutmeg, cubeb and coriander. Sweet ginger, like stem ginger biscuits, with orange citrus and oily juniper notes.Palate: Still spicy with some sweet baking spice

Tasting: Tarquin’s – Figgy Pudding Gin

Tarquin’sFiggy Pudding GinSouthwestern Distillery ABV: 42.0%Country: EnglandStyle: FlavouredPrice per bottle: GB£36.00Availability: Travel Retail Bethany Whymark – 8.5 Nose: Buttery toffees and crème caramel. Steamed syrup sponge pudding, lemon zest, and a little sweet milky coffee. Freshly planed oak. Stewed plums and plump raisins.Palate: Sherry-soaked raisins, and a hint of black

Tasting: Whitley Neill – Rhubarb & Ginger

Whitley NeillRhubarb & GingerHalewood Artisanal Spirits ABV: 43.0%Country: EnglandStyle: FlavouredPrice per bottle: GB£26.00Availability: Travel Retail Bethany Whymark – 7.8 Nose: Pineapple foam sweets and nectarines with yoghurt. A peachy sweetness like Refreshers. A hint of crème anglaise. Some darker hints of blackberry.Palate: Blackcurrant jam tarts, with the pastry slightly caught

Tasting: Edinburgh Gin – Raspberry Liqueur

Edinburgh GinRaspberry LiqueurEdinburgh Distillery ABV: 20.0%Country: ScotlandStyle: FlavouredPrice per bottle: GB£16.50Availability: Travel Retail Bethany Whymark – 8.8 Nose: A beautiful raspberry nose – just like a very seed-heavy raspberry conserve, layered thick on top of fruit scones with a dollop of clotted cream.Palate: The texture is silky and light. The

Tasting: Silent Pool – Silent Pool Gin

Silent PoolSilent Pool GinSilent Pool Distillers ABV: 43.0%Country: EnglandStyle: ContemporaryPrice per bottle: GB£38.00Availability: Travel Retail Bethany Whymark – 8.5 Nose: There’s a slight floral sweetness to this, like elderflower berries. Pungent lemon peel and a little pastry – like lemon curd tarts. Piney juniper and a touch of sage. Palate: Bright,

Tasting: Bloom – Passionfruit & Vanilla Blossom Gin

BloomPassionfruit & Vanilla Blossom GinG&J Distillery ABV: 40.0%Country: EnglandStyle: FlavouredPrice per bottle: GB£24.50Availability: Travel Retail Bethany Whymark – 8.2 Nose: A tropical burst of passionfruit and pineapple. A medley of summer fruits smothered in sweet custard (the tinned kind). Touches of coconut and vanilla.Palate: Stewed red berries come to the

Tasting: Patrón Tequila – Patrón En Lalique Serie 3

Patrón TequilaPatrón En Lalique: Serie 3Patrón Tequila ABV: 40.0%Country: MexicoStyle: Extra AñejoPrice per bottle: US$7,500.00Availability: Travel Retail Bethany Whymark – 8.8 Nose: A creamy grassiness, like rye. Jalapeño peppers and cracked black peppercorns, melded with butterscotch and vanilla crème brûlée. Palate: The caramel notes recede to reveal sweet red apples and

Tasting: Greenall’s London Dry Gin – Citrus Grandis

Greenall’s London Dry GinCitrus GrandisG&J Distillery ABV: 40.0%Country: EnglandStyle: London DryPrice per bottle: GB£12.99Availability: Travel Retail Bethany Whymark – 8.4 Nose: Sweet notes of orange and lime wine gums alongside juniper, woody spice – cinnamon stick – and a little liquorice.Palate: Rich notes of orange, from freshly squeezed, pulpy juice