Bols Barrel Aged Genever spends at least 18 months in French oak

Bols Barrel Aged Genever spends at least 18 months in French oak

Lucas Bols' Bols Barrel Aged Genever

Category - Genever, 42%abv

Available - From this week

Markets - UK

Price - TBC

Lucas Bols has launched a Genever that has been aged for at least 18 months in French oak. The UK launch follows the release of a six-year-old Genever that was launched in the US earlier this year.

The Genever is made from around 50% malt wine, blended with botanicals including hops, cloves, anise, liquorice, ginger and juniper. 

Distributor Maxxium UK’s marketing controller for Bols, Johna Penman said: “Genever ... is being re-discovered by bartenders in the UK. It is an expanding category with more and more bars having Genever on the back bar and in cocktails...”

What next for Lucas Bols? - Read our recent interview with CEO Huub van Doorne