Tanqueray is a brand of modern gin made by the Tanqueray company of London. It is made from a base of four-times-distilled neutral grain spirits. Standard Tanqueray is quite juniper-forward and is 86 proof.
Tanqueray 10 has a different the botanical bill from standard Tanqueray with the inclusion of white grapefruit, oranges and limes in addition to juniper, angelica and coriander. It was introduced in 2000. Tanqueray 10 is softer than standard Tanqueray, with a lifted citrus aroma, a juicy midpalate, and a heavy, oily mouthfeel. It is bottled at 94.6 proof, the same as standard Tanqueray.
Some popular cocktails containing Tanqueray
- Eeyore's Requiem — Campari, Bianco Vermouth, Gin, Cynar, Fernet Branca, Orange bitters, Orange peel
- Pink Elephant — Gin, Blackberry liqueur, Maraschino Liqueur, PInk Grapefruit Juice, Lime juice, Simple syrup
- Mayan French Piccadilly — Gin, Aromatized wine, Xtabentun, Bitters, Peychaud's Bitters, Orange bitters
- Eucalyptus Martini — Gin, Triple sec, Simple syrup, Lime juice, Egg white
- Easy Out — Gin, Aperol, Campari, Grapefruit juice, Raspberry syrup