Driftless Glen Double Barrel Gin

The Schtick: Ginvitational Day 2! This release from Driftless Glen in Baraboo, WI is a fun blend of gins aged in new and refill American oak. Using their standard Gin mashbill, this is bottled at 46% ABV. Let’s dive in.

Review #1567 | Gin Review #29

Distiller: Driftless Glen

Bottler: Driftless Glen

Brand: Driftless Glen


ABV: 46% ABV

Age: NA

Nose: Powerful caramel, pepper, toffee sweetness. Juniper, oak and cinnamon. Rich and decadent.

Taste: Sweet toffee, nice juniper component. Sweet cream, caramel and vanilla. Matched with pepper, some floral essence like lavender. Overall the mouthfeel is rich, and the proof is in a good place.

Finish: Long, sweet and rich. More wood influence here than anywhere else. Finishes more like a whiskey than a gin.

Overall: Really nice stuff. Really enjoyable, and a really unique look at a more exotic approach to gin production.

Thanks for reading!

Rank: 6

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