Famous members of Boodle's gentleman's club included former Prime Minister Winston Churchill and James Bond author Ian Fleming, which of course makes Boodles an obvious choice for a Vesper. Churchill also enjoyed gin however and Boodles may have been his favourite brand. I read a story the other day of how Winston added so little vermouth to his Gin Martinis that sometimes a mere glance in the direction of France would suffice! Appearance / ColorClear Nose / Aroma / SmellThe nose is fragrant with notes of conifer forest and light spices. Flavor / Taste / PalateThe palate feels full, almost oily, with a bright, clean, luscious herbal quality and plenty of resinous pine. FinishThe finish is quick, but has a lingering white pepper bite.

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