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The King's Ginger, Berry Bros. & Rudd - UK customers only

The King's Ginger, Berry Bros. & Rudd - UK customers only
The King’s Ginger is the emphatically ginger liqueur that was specifically formulated by Berry Bros. in 1903 for King Edward VII. Rich and zesty, it was created to stimulate and revivify His Majesty and has been appreciated by bon viveurs ever since. The King’s Ginger is created by the careful maceration of ginger root enlivened by the judicious addition of citrus in the form of lemon peel. Although warming and heartening on a cold day as originally intended, it is a splendidly uplifting tonic to be enjoyed on its own all year round as well as in any number of cocktails and long drinks. It has been described by Jonathan Ray in The Field as “opulently and sublimely gingery.”

The appearance is seductively golden. On the nose an instantly warming aroma of ginger, zesty lemon, sherbet and golden syrup leads to an initial sweetness on the palate that is followed by bite of ginger and lemon notes. The mouth feel is deliciously satisfying and warming and the finish is lingering and extremely long.The King's Ginger


The King's Ginger, Berry Bros. & Rudd - UK customers only
Sip this strong, sweet elixir of ginger at room temperature with Christmas cake or sticky ginger cake, and use in desserts and whisky cocktails, too
Suzy Atkins - Sauce - Sunday Telegraph - 16-Dec-2012

Riven with the intense, luxuriant fire of ginger and cut across with the bright bitterness of lemon, this rich and sweet liqueur was formulated at the turn of the 20th century to keep Edward VII on his toes during carriage rides in the cold. It would be well-recieved by hip flask owners.
Victoria Moore, The Daily Telegraph, 24 December 2011

Festive Tipple. No Christmas is complete without a bottle of something special to sip. The wine merchant Berry Bros created The King's Ginger liqueur in 1903 specially for King Edward VII, to stimulate and revivify His Majesty. With its delectable taste derived from macerated ginger root and lemon peel, the tipple remains a winter favourite.
The Daily Telegraph, 26 November 2011

A liqueur fit for a King- It's  not new indeed it's been knocking around since 1903 when it was created by Berry Bros & Rudd for King Edward VII to warm him up on wintry drives but we think it’s time to shout about King's Ginger Liqueur, which has just had a spruce up for the 21st century. This splendidly pokey liqueur is packed with spicy dried and raw root ginger flavours and a robust 41% abv hit, which make it a great addition to long drinks such as Mojito and Mules, and in warming nips like Rusty Nail/Whisky Mac style drinks Oh and you can also tip it over ice cream, pair it with chocolate and sip it neat Classy, versatile and authentic we think it deserves to be the next St Germain.
Imbibe - 11 Nov 09

With a history as colourful as the gun powder plot, The King's Ginger was created in 1903 for King Edward VII to warm the cockles of his heart while enjoying outdoor sporting pursuits. A rich, golden liqueur with a spicy, ginger profile, the King's Ginger tastes delicious in ginger-infused cocktails and long drinks.
Nottingham Post, 20 October 2012

Rich and zesty,The King's Ginger was originally created for King Edward VII by Berry Bros. Rich and warming , try using it in The King's Winter Cup.
Jamie Magazine- November 2012

The King's Ginger, Berry Bros. & Rudd - UK customers only
Product: 3869
Producer: The King's Ginger
Style: Medium Sweet, 41% alcohol
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Rated 5 out of 5 by 29 reviewers.
Rated 5 out of 5 by Excitingly warm and friendly! A wonderfully exciting liqueur, which is so very versatile. Yes, fit for a King but also fit for an elderly (89 year old), who finds this liqueur warming and comforting. Useful to pour over vanilla ice-cream. 05 November 2014
Rated 5 out of 5 by Delicious! Absolutely delicious, lovely presentation and delivered very quickly. Thanks 17 October 2014
Rated 5 out of 5 by good a nice and sociable enjoyable drink at most times. 07 October 2014
Rated 5 out of 5 by Best drink ever on cold shoot mornings. A fantastic drink for cold morning and in the hip flask. Great service and delivery on time perfect. Thank you very much Berry Bros. and Rudd 10 August 2014
Rated 5 out of 5 by A hidden gem as a winter warmer Produced for the King with a weak chest and a love of motoring (in those days an open air sport). This is the Monarch who reputedly said B****r Bognor when asked to visit to take the air. If you like the taste of Ginger and good Whisky, this is a wonderful way to warm you up in a standard British winter. It certainly works for me. 31 July 2014
Rated 5 out of 5 by Never be without a bottle of The King's Ginger Drink it; on its own, on your own, with friends, with champagne. May I recommend: whip cream, add a good dollop of KG, fold in chopped stem ginger, chopped mango and crushed meringue for an adult version of Eton Mess. 27 July 2014
Rated 5 out of 5 by A fine product Delicious neat or with champagne. Makes a good gift too. 03 July 2014
Rated 4 out of 5 by Winter is Coming This stuff is delicious. It can be good in cocktails in the Summer, but Winter (esp Christmas and New Year) is when this delicious drink comes into its own. Quite citrussy, as well as the advertised flavour, and very warming. If I had a criticism, I would say that I think it could be a little more gingery, i.e. it could do with a little more pep to drive away the cold. 26 June 2014
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