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

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

Rogue Spruce Gin

Last updated February 1st, 2019 by Aaron Knoll

Sipsmith London Dry Gin

Last updated January 30th, 2019 by Aaron Knoll

Bulrush Gin

Last updated January 18th, 2019 by Aaron Knoll

Blush Gin

Last updated December 9th, 2018 by Aaron Knoll

Beefeater Pink

Last updated November 25th, 2018 by Aaron Knoll

Citadelle Réserve

Last updated November 24th, 2018 by Aaron Knoll

Waterloo Old Yaupon Gin

Last updated November 18th, 2018 by Aaron Knoll

No Mistake Old Tom Gin

Last updated November 12th, 2018 by Aaron Knoll

Old Boise Gin

Last updated October 14th, 2018 by Aaron Knoll

Beefeater 24

Last updated October 7th, 2018 by Aaron Knoll

Sloane’s Dry Gin

Last updated August 31st, 2018 by Aaron Knoll

Ashuelot Gin

Last updated August 18th, 2018 by Aaron Knoll

Hardshore Original Gin

Last updated August 17th, 2018 by Aaron Knoll

Pinckney Bend Gin

Last updated August 16th, 2018 by Aaron Knoll

Short Path Winter Gin

Last updated August 15th, 2018 by Aaron Knoll