Royal spirit captured
AN official Buckingham Palace gin has gone on sale, made from ingredients handpicked from the garden of the Queen’s London residence.
Infused with citrus and herbal notes, the gin is derived from 12 botanicals, several of which are collected from the Buckingham Palace garden, including lemon verbena, hawthorn berries, bay leaves and mulberry leaves. Priced at £40 for a 70cl bottle, the gin can be bought online from www. rct.uk/shop or in Royal Collection Trust shops.