Carbonated water can be confusing. There’s lightly fizzing bitter tonic water, a frequent foil for gin. Sparkling mineral water has subtle flavors that range from salty to metallic. And what about club soda and seltzer water? Aren’t they basically the same thing? Though each of these bubbly beverages appears identical, each contains different flavor profiles […]
gin and tonic
The Gin & Tonic is a global success story. Old-school but fashionable and infinitely customizable, the cocktail’s popularity continues to soar worldwide, aided by a growing number of artisanal gins and craft tonics. After compiling an extensive list of craft and mass-market tonic waters — seriously, if money can buy it, we tasted it — we set […]
Of all the various spirit categories that make up the dynamic culture of drink around the world, gin has arguably the most storied past. Its English heritage tells the story of British aristocracy, class warfare, technological innovation, the maritime industry, and more. Let’s go back to the very beginning, shall we?
Gin & Tonic season is almost here (we swear), with promise of fizzy, fruity, botanically boozy days ahead. One of the most iconic drinks in bar history, G&Ts are perfect for summer, and with time outside comes inspiration to do things a little more fun. It’s affordable, it’s portable, and it can be whatever you […]