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

Orbium Gin

Last updated December 24th, 2019 by Aaron Knoll

Snowdrop American Dry Gin

Last updated December 21st, 2019 by Aaron Knoll

Whitley Neill Gin

Last updated December 18th, 2019 by Aaron Knoll

Whitley Neill Rhubarb and Ginger Gin

Last updated December 18th, 2019 by Aaron Knoll

Barrel Reserve Big Gin

Last updated December 16th, 2019 by Aaron Knoll

Whitley Neill Blood Orange Gin

Last updated November 3rd, 2019 by Aaron Knoll

Scapegrace Gin

Last updated November 1st, 2019 by Aaron Knoll

Black Button Distilling American Dry Gin

Last updated September 22nd, 2019 by Aaron Knoll

Crows Gin

Last updated July 14th, 2019 by Aaron Knoll

Bombay Dry Gin

Last updated June 28th, 2019 by Aaron Knoll

Bertha’s Revenge Gin

Last updated June 28th, 2019 by Aaron Knoll

Triple Juniper Gin

Last updated June 15th, 2019 by Aaron Knoll