In the world of spirits, gin stands out for its versatility and the ability to infuse a wide range of flavours. The choices can be overwhelming for the discerning drinker, particularly those with a penchant for high-quality, flavoured gins. At Spirits of France, we pride ourselves on offering a selection that caters for everyone! Let’s dive into some of the best-flavoured gins that are a must-try for any gin enthusiast.
Giselle Pavlova Gin
The Giselle Pavlova Gin is a delightful treat for those who appreciate a sweet twist. Inspired by the famous dessert, this gin infuses the flavours of passionfruit, kiwi, and vanilla, making it a perfect base for a fruity gin cocktail or a splendid drink.
Komasa Jyozo Sakurajima Komikan Mandarin
For citrus lovers, the Komasa Jyozo Sakurajima Komikan Mandarin is a must-try. This gin, made from tiny Sakurajima mandarins, offers a unique citrus burst, ideal for a refreshing gin and tonic or a vibrant citrus-based cocktail.
Prohibition Limited Release Blood Orange Gin
The Prohibition Limited Release Blood Orange Gin stands out with its bold, zesty flavours. It's a perfect match for those seeking a gin with a robust and fruity profile, excellent in a Negroni or a Mediterranean Gin and tonic.
Gabriel Boudier Saffron Gin
The Gabriel Boudier Saffron Gin offers an exotic and luxurious experience. Infused with saffron, this gin brings a unique flavour and a golden hue to classic gin cocktails, adding a touch of elegance to any occasion.
Le Gin Carmina de Christian Drouin
For an apple-infused delight, Le Gin Carmina de Christian Drouin is the perfect choice. This gin combines the flavours of apple, almond, and vanilla, making it ideal for a sophisticated martini or a refreshing apple gin fizz.
Backwoods Salted Lime Gin
Backwoods Salted Lime Gin is a unique offering that blends the refreshing taste of lime with a hint of saltiness. It’s perfect for a gin margarita or a salty dog, offering a distinctive twist to traditional gin cocktails.
Gabriel Boudier Sloe Gin
For those who prefer a berry-infused gin, Gabriel Boudier Sloe Gin is an excellent choice. This gin is ideal for a sloe gin fizz or a winter warmer, providing a sweet and tart berry flavour.
Copenhagen Distillery Orange Organic Gin
The Copenhagen Distillery Orange Organic Gin is for those who appreciate organic ingredients. This gin, with its vibrant orange flavour, is perfect for a classic gin and tonic or an orange blossom cocktail.
Three Foxes Organic Rosella Gin
Lastly, the Three Foxes Organic Rosella Gin brings a floral and slightly tart flavour to the table. It’s wonderful in a gin spritz or mixed with a light tonic for a refreshing summer drink.
Popular Gin Cocktails
The most popular gin cocktail is arguably the Gin & Tonic, known for its simplicity and refreshing taste. However, with the rise of flavoured gins, cocktails like the Negroni, Martini, and Gin Fizz have also gained popularity, allowing for creative and flavourful variations.
Gin: A Healthier Alcohol Choice?
While no alcohol can be classified as 'healthy', gin is often considered a better option due to its lower calorie count compared to other spirits. Remember, moderation is key to enjoying any alcoholic beverage.
Whether you're a seasoned gin enthusiast or new to flavoured gins, exploring different varieties can be an exciting adventure. Each of the flavoured gins we’ve highlighted offers a unique taste experience, perfect for various cocktails or enjoying themselves. Visit Spirits of France to discover these exquisite gins and elevate your home bar collection.