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Tanqueray Gin



Tanqueray Gin

What You Need To Know About Tanqueray

If you’re sipping on gin and juice, chances are it is Tanqueray. Do you know why there’s a pineapple on the label?
  • Produced By Diageo
  • Produced In: Scotland
  • Type: Gin
  • Sales: 2.4 million 9-liter cases
Although first distilled in London by Charles Tanqueray, bombing in WWII caused massive damage, and production eventually moved to Scotland, where it continues today.
Tanqueray is the highest-selling imported gin in South Central Los Angeles, but does not hold much of the market in the UK.
Tanqueray London Dry features four key botanicals: juniper, coriander, angelica root and licorice.
Tanqueray 10 is the only gin made with whole citrus fruit, and is the only white spirit in the Hall of Fame at the San Francisco World Spirits Competition.
The famous Tanqueray family crest embossed on the glass of each bottle features a pineapple, a historic symbol of hospitality and warm welcome.
Credit: . Published: 2017-01-06