Langley's No.8 is the most English of gins (every possible aspect being English) and the first gin to specifically target the discerning & sophisticated male gin drinker and give "him" a gin that is truly tailored to his requirements, from the taste profile of the product to the brand packaging.
The quest was to produce a gin of classic, timeless quality, using traditional methods, to deliver that old English style gin, where the botanicals one would expect are really prominent, when mixed or drunk straight yet, perfectly balanced. This is how it evolved;
First the unique recipe was developed with Langley's Distillery and Burlington. The team/panel involved have gin credentials that are, arguably, second to none.