We all love a good supermarket deal, especially when it has to do with gin.
Who says that you should splurge when wanting to purchase your favourite spirit this summer?
Sainsbury’s is one of the supermarket giants that make sure to offer the best tipples at rather affordable prices and here are the main ones you should look out for next time you’re in for your grocery shop.
Sainsbury’s Blackfriars London Dry Gin
The complex aromas of Sainsbury’s bespoke London Dry Gin have key citrus notes with a lingering warm spice on the finish.
A unique recipe distilled four times using ten botanicals of exceptional quality specially selected from Europe, Africa and the Far East.
The sophisticated, distinct flavours of this smooth gin are drawn from ten botanicals, including the best juniper berries, coriander seeds, angelica roots and orange and lemon peel.
Serve chilled into a long glass with lots of ice, add tonic and a twist of lime or lemon, stir well and enjoy a refreshing Gin & Tonic. This makes an ideal base for special gin cocktails too.
If you’d like to purchase a bottle you can find it at Sainsbury’s in-store and online for £16.00 (70 cl, 43% ABV).
The award winning Plymouth gin is ideal when served with tonic over ice and a squeeze of lemon or lime. Alternatively savour its smooth taste in, amongst other wonderful cocktails.
If you’d like to purchase a bottle you can pick one up from Sainsbury’s in-store and online for £26.00 (70 cl, 41.2% ABV).
Gordon’s Dry Gin
The distinctively refreshing taste of Gordon’s Special Dry London gin comes from the finest handpicked juniper berries and a selection of other botanicals including juniper, coriander seeds and angelica root.
If you’d like a bottle you can purchase it from Sainsbury’s in-store and online for £14.00 (70 cl, 37.5% ABV).
Bombay Sapphire London Dry Gin
The tantalising, smooth and complex taste that your experience when you sip Bombay Sapphire gin, is described as fresh citrus and juniper flavours combined with an elegant light spicy finish.
Why not go ahead and garnish your G&T with some orange and peppercorn for a zesty and spicy twist?
To purchase a bottle of Bombay Sapphire London Dry gin you can pick it up at Sainsbury’s in-store and online for £22.00 (70 cl, 40% ABV).
Tanqueray London Dry Gin
You can’t go wrong with Tanqueray London Dry if you’re after the most classic gins out there.
Distilled four times with the perfect balance of four classic botanicals this is the mother of London Dry(s).
Best enjoyed with tonic plenty of ice and a wedge of lime, but can also be used as a great base for a wide range of cocktails.
To purchase a bottle head to Sainsbury’s where it retails for £20.00 (1L, 43.1% ABV).
Symphonically blending eleven botanicals from around the world and oddly but marvelously infusing rose petal and cucumber, Hendrick’s is full of character, embodying smoothness with a balance of quintessential subtle flavours.
As benefitting an artefact of imaginative endeavour, Hendrick’s is presented in an alluring small Victorian apothecary-esque bottle topped with a cork stopper, to take, in your cabinet a special pride of place.
You can pick up a bottle of Hendrick’s Gin from Sainsbury’s in-store and online for £18.00 (35 cl, 41.4% ABV).
The perfect marriage of a traditional recipe and a truly handcrafted process that delivers impeccable quality and is a classic example of the London Dry Style.
Bold, complex and aromatic – Sipsmith is smooth enough for a Martini, but rich and balanced, perfect for crafting the ultimate G&T.
To purchase a bottle go to Sainsbury’s in-store and online where you’ll find it for £28.00 (70 cl, 41.6% ABV).
Opihr Spiced Gin
The overwhelming flavour of this tipple comes from its fragrant spiciness of the cardamom and coriander. With tonic this gin feels more balanced, with some citrusy notes being allowed to come through.
To purchase a bottle you’ll find it at Sainsbury’s for £19.00 (70 cl, 40% ABV).
Whitley Neill London Dry Gin
Whitley Neill Gin is slightly softer and much smoother than traditional Gins, with rich notes of juniper and citrus, pot pourri and exotic spices.
The finish is a long one, with a subtle fade of herbs, cocoa and candied lemon peels, while the nose is both citrus-sweet and peppery, with a distinctive floral aroma.
If you’d like to purchase a bottle you can get it from Sainsbury’s for £20.00 (70 cl, 43% ABV).
Caorunn Scottish Gin
The London Dry style gin (pronounced ka-roon) is known for its clean and crisp flavour.
Distilled in Balmenach Distillery, this Scottish gin is naturally all about its local provenance.
You can purchase a bottle from Sainsbury’s in-store and online for £28.00 (70 cl, 41.8% ABV).
Bloom gin is a light and floral London Dry Gin, inspired by the true beauty of nature and created by one of the world’s few female Gin Master Distillers, Joanne Moore.
Bloom London Dry Gin combines chamomile, honeysuckle and pomelo to create a uniquely light and floral gin.
If you’d like to purchase a bottle you’ll find it at Sainsbury’s for £25.00 (70 cl, 40% ABV).
Gordon’s Premium Pink Gin
Gordon’s Premium Pink Distilled Gin balances the refreshing taste of Gordon’s with the sweetness of raspberries, strawberries and redcurrant.
Gordon’s Premium Pink Distilled Gin has been created to offer a sweeter and more accessible way to enjoy a gin and tonic.
Serve in a large wine glass, filled with ice and garnish with fresh strawberries for the ultimate gin and garnish combination.
To purchase a bottle, you’ll find this at Sainsbury’s for £16.50 (70 cl, 37.5% ABV).
Beefeater Pink Strawberry Flavoured Gin
Beefeater Pink is the vibrant strawberry gin from Beefeater London.
The soft fruit flavours of strawberry tune perfectly with classic notes of juniper and citrus to produce a finely balanced contemporary London gin with a hit of sweet strawberry.
To purchase a bottle you can find Beefeater Pink Strawberry Flavoured Gin at Sainsbury’s in-store and online for £15.00 (70 cl, 37.5% ABV).
Whitley Neill Rhubarb and Ginger Gin
Inspired by the glory of the English Country garden, the essence of this tipple is rhubarb which adds a tart crisp edge whilst the real ginger warms the palate with exceptional quality and full-bodied complex finish.
If you’d like to purchase a bottle of the Whitley Neill Rhubarb & Ginger gin you can find it at Sainsbury’s for £26.00 (70 cl, 43% ABV).
Tanqueray Flor de Sevilla Gin
Tanqueray Flor de Sevilla is made with bittersweet Seville oranges to deliver a fruitful and zesty taste, balanced with the four botanicals of Tanqueray’s classic London dry gin.
The taste of the sun-soaked Mediterranean is a uniquely enjoyable, yet complex one.
To purchase a bottle you’ll find it at Sainsbury’s for £22.00 (70 cl, 41.3% ABV).
Edinburgh Gin Rhubarb and Ginger
Tangy spring crop rhubarb, macerated with warming oriental ginger and a little fragrant lemon zest, which is infused to produce a delicate aromatic rose coloured liqueur.
A perfect base for sparkling summer cocktails or just as it comes, as a caressing winter warmer.
Sainsbury’s Blackfriar Pomegranate & Rose Gin
Made with ten different botanicals that include aromatic pomegranate and rose flavors, this stunning taste of summer will be perfect when you are looking for a refreshing drink during the warmer months.
Infused with Blackfriars London Dry staple ingredients of juniper berries, coriander seeds, angelica root, orange and lemon peel to create a delicate fruity and floral taste.
Pomegranate and Rose Gin is available at Sainsbury’s for £16.00 (70 cl, 37.5% ABV).
Malfy Gin Rosa
The sun-ripened Sicilian pink grapefruits are grown in citrus groves on the Mediterranean coast.
The freshest, most flavoursome grapefruits are harvested for Malfy Gin and combined with the finest Italian juniper, before being infused in Italian grain spirit for 36 hours. This truly is a taste of the Mediterranean.
You can purchase a bottle of Malfy Gin Rosa from Sainsbury’s for £25.00 (70 cl, 41% ABV).
Gin in a Tin
Greenall’s Gin & Pink Grapefruit
This tipple has tangy notes of pink grapefruit which delivers a subtle sweetness, perfectly complemented by Greenall’s gin and balanced with Indian tonic.
Greenall’s, the Original London Dry gin, is expertly mixed with Pink Grapefruit to create the perfect ready-to-serve gin and tonic.
If you’d like to get your hands on this for the bank holiday weekend, you can pick it up from Sainsbury’s for £1.50 (250 ml, 5% ABV).
Gordon’s Premium Pink Distilled Gin & Tonic (10 x 250 ml)
Enjoy a crisp Gordon’s Premium Pink gin and tonic wherever you are: perfectly mixed every time.
A delicious raspberry & red currant gin, crafted to balance the refreshing taste of Gordon’s with the natural sweetness of raspberry and tang of red currant & perfectly mixed with Schweppes tonic.
Gordon’s Premium Pink Distilled gin & tonic is available at Sainsbury’s for £12.00 (10 x 250 ml, 5% ABV).