District Distilling Company
WildJune is for the Wild at Heart. This premium craft gin boasts 11 botanicals including wild Red Berry Junipers foraged from the West Texas Mountains. This gin is for the adventurer in all of us.
Type: Western Style Gin
Bottle size: 70cl
Alcohol: 45% /Volume
Batch number: 4
Botanicals: West Texas Red Berry Juniper (wild foraged), Common Juniper, Coriander, Orange peel, Lemon peel, Hops, Saigon cinnamon, Angelica, Orris root, White pepper, Lemon balm
Base: Corridor Vodka (80% rye, 20% malted barley distilled through our 42 plate hybrid pot still at District Distilling)
Tasting Notes: The rugged Red Berry Juniper carefully foraged in West Texas coupled with cinnamon and hops gives this unusual gin its exceptional flavour. Aromas of vanilla, caramel and rye spices follow through onto the palate. Bold, complex yet subtle and seductive. Delicious served straight over ice, yet with versatility to animate an array of exceptional cocktails.
DC Gin Distillery of the Year
New York International Spirits Competition (2016)
Where to find WildJune
DC, Maryland & Delaware
Quality liquor stores in the area and at Total Wine and More.
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// Head Distiller
Matthew has extensive brewing, distilling and winemaking experience. He holds an MS in Food Science and Technology (fermentation science) from Oregon State University. Matt is a faculty member of the Distilled Spirits Epicenter, he is regularly a judge on panels for the American Craft Spirits Association (ACSA) awards, and he is the only U.S. member of the Institute of Brewing and Distilling’s Board of Examiners for distilling.
// Wild Forager
Molly is a Biology Professor at the University of Texas at Austin and co-owner of District Distilling Company in Washington, DC. She brings her field and biological expertise to the craft of foraging all of the unique junipers featured in District Distilling Company’s award-winning gins (Alligator junipers in Checkerbark and Barrel Rested Checkerbark; and Red Berry Junipers in WildJune).