Bitter Berries: The 19 Top Gins To Sip or Mix
Though meant to be refreshing, a bottle of gin can easily go wrong, with its deeply forested scent and taste. The incorrect mixture during distillation, and this divisive drink goes from being a lovely buzz-maker to hell on the tongue. While you can get away with bad whiskey, bad rum, and especially bad vodka, a bad gin experience is only marginally better than a bad tequila experience, which should tell you how seriously you need to take your gin. Whether you love it or hate it, having a quality decanter of gin on hand for gatherings or private guests is a must for homes where libations are a way of life. So youre never caught disrespecting your tonic, heres 19 of the top gins for mixing, mashing, muddling, and straight sipping.