Gin 1689

The World’s Oldest Gin Recipe​

This authentic gin was based on the original 1689 recipe of the spirit made by the Dutch King William III (AKA William of Orange) after he was proclaimed King of England, Ireland and Scotland that very year. The recipe, which was amazingly uncovered in the British Library’s rare book section, lists the original ingredients but unfortunately, the quantities were concealed by code, which proved unbreakable.

Gin1689 team made the decision to use the ingredients mentioned develop the recipe.So after 350 years, we are proud to present to you Gin1689: a gin based on recipe XXXIII of ‘The distiller of London’s Gin 1689 beautifully combines juniper with dried quince and pippin (apple), lemon and orange peel, nutmeg, aniseed and clove.


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