Passalacqua Italian Dry Gin is our tailor-made gin created for the wonderful Villa Passalacqua in Moltrasio, on Lake Como.
Built at the end of the 18th century by the famous Milanese architect Carlo Felice Soave for Count Andrea Lucini-Passalacqua, it then changed hands several times, hosting illustrious people such as Napoleon, Churchill, Bellini who composed numerous of his works there.
In 2018, Villa Passalacqua was acquired by the De Santis family, originally from Lake Como and owner of the famous Grand Hotel Tremezzo, who restored it and transformed it into a unique hotel with 24 exclusive suites: attention to detail, refinement in materials , exclusivity of furnishing objects and collaborations with Made in Italy excellence both for the interiors and for the grandiose external views with rose gardens, olive trees, centuries-old trees, fountains.
The gin that we created in collaboration with the food & beverage staff recalls the Italian spirit that this place of the heart represents: the flavors and aromas, the citrus fruits, the flowers, the attention to detail, to the details, so that everything refers to love for the beauty and good living in which we Italians are masters.
An elegant gin, rich in flavor to sip while contemplating the wonderful panorama of this exclusive residence elected the beautiful among the beautiful in the ranking of the 50 best hotels in Europe and the world 2023. Flattered and proud to have been chosen and to feel a little ' the best' us too!