How is gin made? Everything you need to know about the spirit
Gin is a surprisingly complex spirit – both historically and in its make-up.
Gin sales hit a whopping £1 million a day… with Brits drinking 19 million litres in just one year While many might believe it has its origins in Britain – perhaps due to the classic London Dry Gin moniker – the spirit originally came to Europe via Holland.
The name ‘gin’ in fact is the English translation of the Dutch word ‘jenever’ and the phrase ‘Dutch Courage’ comes from gin drinking too.
Here is everything you need to know about what is fast becoming Britain’s favourite tipple again.
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