botanicals

  • Soli Gin Launch Update March 2020

    Our Soli Gin is ready!
    Rather like Goldilocks, we have spent the last few months, ensuring that everything is just right. The bottles, the branding, but most importantly; the Gin. We have reached the stage where we are ready and eager to launch Soli Gin in the market. We are thrilled to think that our dreams have become a reality and that we have a product everyone may enjoy. 
    Along with the rest of the world, we have to postpone our launch plans due to the Covid 19 pandemic.  
    The government of Cyprus is doing its utmost to protect its citizens from the virus, and we respect and adhere to their decision to halt all non -essential business. 

    We look forward to a time when we can all reclaim our lives. And friends and families can get together. Warmer days and evenings are ahead, watching the sun go down whilst enjoying a Soli…

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  • What are Botanicals?

    First and foremost, Gin is an alcoholic spirit which is predominantly flavoured by juniper (botanicals). That is a legal requirement!
    Produced using purified neutral alcohol of roughly 96% Gin can be formulated from grain or a by-product of grapes or molasses. Botanicals are wrapped in muslin or similar material, using time-honoured techniques. It is then steeped in the base alcohol inside a traditional copper still, for up to 48 hours before the distillation process commences.Once distilled, Soli Gin is cut with locally sourced natural spring water from the Paphos region to attain the legal alcohol percentage for bottling. 

    The real Gin heroes are, of course, the botanicals.  Soli Gin has developed a unique recipe using a harmonious variety that we believe give our Gin a flavour that is the essence of Cyprus. 

    We have decided to keep our recipe secret for now. If someone has a well-developed Gin palate, they may be able to identify…

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