Volume: 70 cl
Alcohol: 40% ABV
Location: Peebles

The Hydro London Dry from 1881 Gin is a classic Scottish London Dry Gin made at the Peebles Hydro using a selection of locally grown botanicals and spring water.

1881 Gin distill the spirit using a total of 12 botanicals, many of which are grown in the Peebles Hydro botanical garden before being blended with water from a local spring.

Botanicals: hawthorn, birch, fir and citrus. 

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Tasting Notes

Reminiscent of a walk through the forests of the Borders, the Hydro Gin has strong notes of piney juniper layered with notes of hawthorn, birch & fir.

The perfect serve

We highly recommend serving the Hydro Gin over ice with a quality classic tonic water and a wedge of pink grapefruit.

Meet the maker

1881 Distillery is based in the historic Peebles Hydro Hotel in the picturesque Scottish Borders town. The hotel has a long association with tennis and in the 1920s Peebles Hydro had more tennis courts than Wimbledon. During the many tennis touraments hosted at the hotel gin and tonic was a popular tipple with the crowds so the hotel decided to create a range of gins using local botanicals and natural spring water to celebrate its past. The distillery & gin school was named after the year the Peebles Hydropathic Hotel was first opened.

Delivery Service

We use a combination of delivery services and the provider and service used will depend on your location, the size and weight of the products ordered, the value of the goods and the delivery service you select at checkout.

All deliveries in the UK will be dispatched using either Royal Mail or by a courier. Deliveries out with the UK will always be delivered using a courier.

We always recommend that you provide us with a delivery address where it is likely that someone will be available to receive and sign for the parcel. Where applicable, you will receive communication with a tracking number for your parcel

Delivery Times

We dispatch orders Monday to Friday and all orders received before 1pm are dispatched the same day. Order received after 1pm are dispatched the next working day.

The delivery time depends on your location and the delivery service selected at checkout. However, all deliveries in the UK will generally be made within 3 days of dispatch. Deliveries to European countries will be made within 5-7 working days of dispatch.