1495 Guelders Gin
  • Proof: 94

1495 Guelders Gin

Regular price $45.00 $0.00

Hand-crafted antique style of gin based on the personal family recipe, documented in 1495, of a wealthy merchant from the Duchy of Guelders region in Germany. An unexplored style of gin. Grape wine, combined with a common 15’th Century Hamburg style beer is distilled with sage, cloves, nutmeg, cardamom, cinnamon, galangal, ginger, grains of paradise & juniper berries.

No Neutral Spirits. Non-Chill Filtered No Added Flavors or Colors Post Distillation.

Double-Distilled. Non-chill filtered to maximize the retention & concentration of botanical flavors to allow them to shine with a layered complexity.

A rich, spicy, very full-bodied fruity gin. an unusual malt nose. culinary spice complexity. Very smooth, tip of your tongue through to the back of your throat richness and viscosity. Juniper, clove, warm spices backbone. unique spice-forward style. May develop a faint haze or suspension at colder temperatures.

There is no road-map. Explore and invent to your hearts content. Rocks, G&T, martini, an amazing cocktail, a boiler maker…. We hope you love it. There’s tremendous joy in this bottle.

Click here to read more about the history behind this Gin.

PROOF: 94 proof. 47% Alcohol By Volume.


Allow at least 1 hour before you arrive to allow us time to build your order. For your convenience, we will have a drive-up pickup station in front of the distillery at 1121 East Washington Street Butchertown 40206. Honk your horn or call (502) 561-0267 and select option 1 from the menu upon arrival. Due to Kentucky state law, bottle purchases are limited to six per person per day.

Please see pick up times below:
Monday – Friday 11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Saturday 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Order number and valid ID must be presented upon pick up.

PLEASE NOTE due to limited availability, bottle pre-orders will be held no longer than 7 business days. If your bottle is not picked up within this time period, you will be refunded your order amount minus $10 per bottle purchase to accommodate for stock adjustment and USBG donations.

A portion of the proceeds from each bottle will be donated to the United States Bartenders’ Guild.

Additional support to the USBG can be added to your order here.

  • Proof: 94

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