Botanical: Orris Root

Iris Flowers, whose roots are known as Orris RootOften cited by perfumers as “fixative,” which means that the herb itself helps bind the aromatics of other ingredients more tightly into the solution. The it in this case is the root of the Iris, and it has its own distinctively violet, earthy aroma. Due to its fixative properties, Orris Root has been a traditional part of the aroma accord which gives gin its distinctive flavor. It’s also among the most common botanicals in gin.

Gins featuring Orris Root

Pinckney Bend Sherry Cask Finished Gin

Last updated May 7th, 2019 by Aaron Knoll

Juniper Jones Gin

Last updated April 29th, 2019 by Aaron Knoll

O.R.E. 118 Gin

Last updated April 4th, 2019 by Aaron Knoll

Sipsmith Sloe Gin 2013

Last updated March 24th, 2019 by Aaron Knoll

Knickerbocker Gin

Last updated March 22nd, 2019 by Aaron Knoll

Gordon’s Pink Gin (37.5%)

Last updated March 22nd, 2019 by Aaron Knoll

Never Never Distilling Co. Southern Strength Gin

Last updated February 22nd, 2019 by Aaron Knoll

Ginny’s Gin

Last updated February 20th, 2019 by Aaron Knoll

Bilberry Black Hearts Gin

Last updated February 17th, 2019 by Aaron Knoll

Drumshanbo Gunpowder Gin

Last updated February 15th, 2019 by Aaron Knoll

Strawberry Ginger Gin

Last updated February 10th, 2019 by Aaron Knoll

Ginfuego

Last updated February 3rd, 2019 by Aaron Knoll