Gin is a spirit made from malt wine, characterized by the addition of juniper and various plant spices. Originating in the Netherlands, it was brought to England in the 17th century and quickly became popular in England and other regions. The flavor of gin usually has juniper and minty notes, with a dry taste.
In recent years, gin has become increasingly popular in bars and restaurants, with many menus offering various gin cocktail options. Gin and tonic is one of the most popular gin cocktails and its simple recipe has made it a popular choice around the world. In addition to traditional gin, there has been a rise of innovative gins in recent years, such as gins with different spices or plants or made in different ways, providing more options to choose from.