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How Gin Is Made: 3 Gin Distillation Methods

Written by the MasterClass staff

Last updated: Apr 25, 2022 • 6 min read

Gin is an essential base spirit in many classic cocktails—from the Martini to the Gin and Tonic. You don’t need to be a master distiller to enjoy a good gin cocktail, but knowing the basics of gin production can help you pick out the right bottle for your home bar.