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

Last updated May 4th, 2020 by Aaron Knoll
Last updated March 25th, 2020 by Aaron Knoll
Whitley Neill Quince Gin Bottle
Last updated February 14th, 2020 by Aaron Knoll
Last updated February 6th, 2020 by Aaron Knoll
Hayman's Old Tom Gin Bottle
Last updated January 29th, 2020 by Aaron Knoll
Tinkerman’s Sweet Spice Bottle
Last updated January 29th, 2020 by Aaron Knoll
V.J.O.P Bottle
Last updated January 29th, 2020 by Aaron Knoll
Tenth Ward Distilling Company Genever Style Gin
Last updated January 19th, 2020 by Aaron Knoll