sloe gin


Type:

Liqueurs, fruit-flavored

Description:

Generic for liqueur with natural and/or artificial sloeberry flavoring, with either a grain neutral spirit base or (rarely, and mostly in history) a gin base. The sloeberry is another name for the blackthorn plum.

Flavor:

berry, plum and sweet

Availability:

Generally available. Produced and sold in England and United States. Distributed world-wide. Available for on-line ordering in some markets.

Substitute:

other plum, prune, or berry liqueur


Some popular cocktails with sloe gin: