The Ultimate Gin Library- Elephant Gin
Distillery: Schwechower, Hamburg, Germany
Once Robin Gerlach, the company founder and his partners learnt about killings of over 35,000 African elephants in the wilderness they were so worried and troubled that they decided to act fast and do something about it. The result was creation of Elephant Gin and they volunteered to contribute 15% of the proceeds for elephant conservation.
Gerlach started focusing more on sales and marketing of his business and gave up his day job in the Finance arena. The gin is distilled at the scenic Schwechower distillery in Germany which is famous for making fine fruit spirits. The partners are futuristic and currently looking at using the same still and venturing into their own operation.
The local African tribespeople gather the unusual botanicals ranging from baobab, buchu plant, devil’s claw, African wormwood and mountain pine needles collected from Salzburger Mountains which emphasizes the juniper.
It is one of the best craft gins you can sip and comes in a 50cl custom bottle with a detailed and dignified label and an impressive sealer. One should not forget that it is value for money and does not come cheap on your purse strings.
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