The Six Best American Gins

The Six Best American Gins

Gin is one of those spirits that’s often misunderstood in America.  Most think gin is relegated merely to the London Dry variety, meaning gin that notes a primarily juniper based flavor with other botanicals playing a significantly smaller supporting role.  But in truth, there’s a gin revival going on in America.  Across the country, small batch distillers are crafting incredibly great gin in a distinctly American style.  Juniper is being scaled back, while the botanicals and citrus are playing a central role.  The result is gin for a new generation – gin that redefines American perceptions of what gin is and should be.  So without further ado, here are six of the best American gins you need to try right now.

View the slideshow

Read More in

Bluewater Halcyon Organic Distilled Gin

Bluewater Halcyon Organic Distilled Gin

Bluewater masterfully crafts Halcyon Organic Distilled Gin in small batches using traditional copper stills. Honoring the traditional London Dry style, which has been evolving for more than 400 years, their gin is made with a classic bouquet... Read the story »

Hotel Felix Chicago Enterance

Hotel Felix Chicago

When entering Hotel Felix, you're  greeted by a ceiling-high mosaic of logs, a water pond, and delicate orbs floating over a gentle fireplace, creating a calming atmosphere throughout the lobby.  The design is not just for beauty... Read the story »

XOO PHONE-CHARGING BELT

XOO PHONE-CHARGING BELT

Designed in collaboration with Casely-Hayford—a world-renowned menswear fashion house hailing from London, UK—the XOO belt is our take on a wearable worth wearing. Combine that with a cutting-edge, ultra safe flexible battery stitched into the leather and you’ve... Read the story »

Stay Connected

MACHO on Facebook
MACHO on Twitter
MACHO on Google+

MACHO is a digital men's magazine focusing on men's style, gear and culture for men. Part buyer's guide for men, part guide to being a man, MACHO delivers content ranging from men's fashion tech, gear, cars, girls, food, drink, health, fitness, sports, books, videos and more.

© 2014 MACHO. All rights reserved.