London Dry Gin
What makes it a London dry gin?
There cannot be any flavors, macerations, or botanicals after the final distillation to be classified as a London Dry Gin. For example, Martin Miller’s Gin adds cucumber and Hendrick’s adds cucumber and rose after distillation; therefore they are not considered ‘London Dry Gin.’
What is the difference between London dry gin and gin?
Regular gin can have flavorings added to it after the distillation process. London Dry Gin must have all botanicals and flavorings added to it before the final distillation process. London Dry Gin and regular gin are made the same way except for this one difference.
How much alcohol is in London dry gin?
London Dry Gin has an alcohol by volume content that can vary from no less than 40% to upwards of 75%, although gin that strong is quite rare. Tanqueray London Dry Gin, which is a popular gin, has an ABV content of 47.3%
How do you drink London dry gin?
Drinking London Dry Gin straight is the best way to taste the flavors of the spirit. Of course, if this is too strong for your taste, you can also mix it into a cocktail such as a Gin & Cucumber, Gin & Tonic, Gin Martini, or Gin & Juice.
What are the ingredients of London Dry Gin?
London Dry Gin is made by distilling natural botanicals such as citrus peel, cinnamon, almond, licorice root, coriander, and juniper.
What is the price of London Dry Gin?
London Dry Gin prices will vary, but you can find a good bottle for less than $10. Check out our list for the best priced London Dry Gins: