News A question about gin.

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  1. JameGumb

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    I have to deal with family easter Sunday, and naturally I want to be plastered. What's a good gin to get?

    TIA
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    I will drink anything. Im not picky
     
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    JameGumb We're all out of toner!

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    I might just get vodka then :jj:
     
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    I like Hendricks.
     
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    You want quality or quantity? Mixing with tonic?

    Either way, Bombay Sapphire is fantastic and reasonable. If you're just looking to drift into oblivion, buy Gordon's and lots of limes.
     
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    You won't get any credit for originality, but Tanqueray is a safe gin to go with.
     
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    Dick Fitzwell Opinions are like assholes ... and so am I

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    Get bourbon - much more interesting and made in America!
     
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    Gin is for college kids.

    Get Tito's vodka.

    You're welcome in advance.
     
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    My sister-in-law is coming down from Canada tomorrow so we are locked and loaded...


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    Ahh gin, I was a Fleischmann's or Gilbey's man personally but that is the bottom shelf/rotgut/alcoholic selection. Like the folks said Bombay or Tanqueray is hard to beat. Seagrams and New Amsterdam is pretty good mid level stuff.
     
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    Gin is pretty much grain alcohol with juniper berries.
    The only real difference between brands is how much they can hook you for and a plain or fancy bottle
     
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    Tanq n tonic is my elixir
     
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    Vodka straight up, thank you!
     
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    Bombay is a decent quality gin alright. A good value.
     
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    That's what my Dad used say about Vodkas-
    It's water and advertising.
     
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