Japanese gin? The bottle design and the name suggest so, yet this is a Spanish gin. However, the spirits company Destilerias Company actually takes its cue from the Far East for this gin, adding typical Japanese botanicals such as dragon fruit, kumquats and ginger. The main botanical of Akori Cherry Blossom Gin is Japanese cherry blossom. Akori Cherry Blossom is the result of a potent combination of rice based grain alcohol, juniper and Japanese inspired botanicals. Botanicals: juniper, ginger, kumquats, dragon fruit, Japanese cherry blossom. Tasting notes:Color: Pink. Nose: Fruity, fresh, hints of citrus, ginger, Japanese cherry blossom. Taste: Exotic citrus, juniper, dragon fruit, kumquats, cherry blossom. Finish: Long lasting, notes of flowers.