A unique and delightful creation has emerged from the vibrant Brogan’s Way craft gin distillery in Melbourne – the Strawberries & Cream Gin. Crafted by skilled hands, this premium gin has quickly become a local sensation, capturing the essence of summer in a bottle! Brogan’s vision for the Strawberries & Cream craft gin was to encapsulate the true spirit of Melbourne – bold, vibrant, and full of flavour. The first release of this product exceeded all expectations, embodying the perfect harmony of strawberry sweetness, zesty juniper, and the luxurious texture of cream. The success of thaws immediate, with each batch flying off the shelves faster than the last.
The Flavours That Captivate
As you take your first sip of this luscious concoction, your taste buds are treated to a burst of fresh, bright strawberry flavour. The sweetness of the strawberries is perfectly balanced by the delicate, zesty notes of juniper, creating a symphony of flavours that dance on your palate. What sets this premium gin apart is the addition of distilled cream, providing a rich and velvety texture that elevates the drinking experience to new heights.
Brogan’s commitment to using quality ingredients is evident in every sip. The Strawberries & Cream craft gin is a testament to the artistry and expertise that goes into crafting each batch, ensuring a product that is not only delicious but also true to its roots.
Pink G&T Cocktail Magi
One of the most enchanting aspects of this gin is its versatility in serving. Brogan recommends a classic yet refreshing Pink G&T that will undoubtedly become your new favourite summer cocktail and a must-have at your next cocktail party.
To create this delightful concoction, mix 30ml of the Strawberries & Cream Gin with 90ml of Capi Dry Tonic over plenty of ice in a tall glass. Garnish with a small wedge of lime and slices of fresh strawberries to enhance the visual appeal and add an extra layer of flavour.
The Pink G&T is not just a drink; it’s an experience that captures the essence of Melbourne’s vibrant culinary scene. The combination of the gin’s strawberry sweetness, the effervescence of the tonic, and the burst of citrus from the lime creates a symphony of flavours that is both refreshing and indulgent.
Brogan’s inspiration for this gin stemmed from her desire to create a product that embodies the spirit of Melbourne’s diverse and dynamic culture. The city’s love for quality, creativity, and a touch of the unexpected is mirrored in every aspect of the Strawberries & Cream Gin. It’s not just a drink; it’s a celebration of Melbourne’s rich tapestry of flavours.
The initial success of the Strawberries & Cream Gin took Brogan by surprise, but she embraced the demand with open arms. As each batch continued to sell out quickly, it became clear that Melbourne had found its new favourite gin. The craft distillery’s commitment to excellence and innovation has turned this limited-edition creation into a staple, showcasing the enduring appeal of quality craftsmanship.
Cocktail Recipes Beyond the Pink G&T
While the Pink G&T is a standout choice, the Strawberries & Cream Gin opens the door to a world of cocktail possibilities. For a more indulgent experience, try the “Creamy Berry Martini.” Mix 60ml of the gin with 30ml of raspberry liqueur, a splash of vanilla syrup, and a touch of fresh lemon juice. Shake well and strain into a chilled martini glass for a decadent treat that combines the richness of cream with the tartness of berries.
If you’re feeling adventurous, explore the “Summer Breeze Fizz.” Combine 45ml of Strawberries & Cream Gin with 15ml of elderflower liqueur, 30ml of fresh lemon juice, and a dash of simple syrup. Shake well, strain into a highball glass over ice, and top with soda water. Garnish with a sprig of fresh mint for a light and effervescent cocktail that captures the essence of a summer day.
Melbourne’s craft gin scene has a new star in the form of the Strawberries & Cream Gin. Brogan’s commitment to quality and her innovative approach to flavour have resulted in a product that is not just a drink but an experience. With its delightful balance of sweet strawberries, zesty juniper, and creamy texture, this premium gin has become a staple in the hearts of Melbourne’s gin enthusiasts. Whether enjoyed in a classic Pink G&T or as the star ingredient in creative cocktails, the Strawberries & Cream Gin is a testament to the city’s spirit of exploration and celebration. Try it out for yourself – shop directly from Brogan’s Way gin distillery in Melbourne.