Top 10 Gin Brands

Top 10 Gin Brands

We want you to get the best out of the Gin World! In the past we have profiled Gin brands under ₦5,000; now we are bringing to you a carefully sorted list of the Top 10 Gin Brands, with a brief description, flavour profile and of course a purchase link.

1.   Bombay Sapphire Gin, Hampshire

Dubbed the world’s most famous Gin, Bombay Sapphire contains in every drop 10 hand-selected botanicals from exotic

locations around the world.

Tasting notes: Juniper, a ripe citrus and hints of spice in the fragrance.

2.   Tanqueray No.10, London

Tanqueray nº ten is the only gin to be inducted to the San Francisco world spirits competition hall of fame. Named after the

stills of its origin, it is a small batch gin crafted using fresh citrus fruits. An exquisite citrus burst in every sip, best enjoyed with

premium tonic water and a slice of pink grapefruit.

Tasting notes: Fresh citrus fruits

3.   Beefeater, United Kingdom

Beefeater is proud to still be made in the heart of London. With big juniper character and strong citrus notes, this is a real

London Dry for those that enjoy the real taste of gin.

Tasting notes: Juniper, Lemon peel, almond.

4.   Hendrick’s Gin, Scotland

In addition to the traditional juniper infusion, Hendrick's which is a blend of two spirits prepared in the Carter-head still,

uses Bulgarian rose and cucumber to add flavour.

Tasting notes: Juniper, Cucumber, Damask Rose.

5.   Opihr Oriental Spiced Gin, London

Opihr Oriental Spiced Gin is an aromatic take on the premium gin category. Launched by Quintessential Brands in October

2013, the gin is made at the G&J Distillery and backed by their experienced marketing team.

Tasting notes:  black peppercardamom and ginger, Cumin, Juniper, Grapefruit peel.

6.   Portobello Road Gin, London

Hailing from our address and award-winning cocktail bar The Portobello Star. Portobello Road Gin abstains from the trend

for rare ingredients and instead is a blend of just nine botanicals.

Tasting notes: Juniper, Fresh citrus, lemon, bitter orange, coriander.

7.   Greenall’s Dry Gin, London

Crafted in our distillery for over 250 years, Greenall’s The Original uses the same secret recipe that has been handed down

through only 7 master distillers. This secret blend of 8 botanicals gives a classic London Dry gin with rich juniper notes,

balanced with mature citrus and spice.

Tasting notes: Juniper, Citrus, Spice.

8.   Bulldog Dry Gin, London

Processes with 12 different botanicals from around the world, Bulldog Dry Gin is bold outside and smooth inside.

Tasting notes: Lavender, Juniper, Citrus, Lime, Sweet Orange Zest.

9.   Gordon’s Dry Gin, London

The award winning gin which is perfect with fresh ice and tonic or mixed in a cocktail, is a triple-distilled gin founded by

Alexander Gordon in 1769.

Tasting notes: Juniper berries, Coriander seeds, Lemon.

10.   Seagram’s Extra Dry Gin, U.S.A

The award winning gin Seagram’s has been produced since 1939. It is a perfect mixer for the Gin & Tonic cocktail.

Tasting notes: Juniper, Coriander, Angelica Root, Bitter & Sweet Orange.