About Gin and Genever from France

About Gin  and  Genever from France
As with wine, French spirits are world famous and of exceptional quality. The types of spirits and liqueurs produced in France reads like a what's what of these categories. There are Cognacs and Armagnacs hat are the most refined and compelling of all brandies. In addition, you have herb liqueurs, spice liqueurs, fruit-based liqueurs, as well as dry and sweet vermouth. Eaux-de-vie, produced from wine grapes as well as fruit from Alsace, are among the best of their type found anywhere. There are also gins produced in France and as of recently, vodka as well. Products such as these may not be as well known as those from other countries, but the fact that they are products of France helps give them instant respect.

Top Picks for France

Gin and Genever

G’Vine Nouaison Gin
93 points
$49
A superb gin bursting with fresh floral and spicy botanicals anchored by a delicious fruity foundation.
Gin XII Dry Gin
92 points
$32
A solid, chameleon-like gin that will be versatile.
G’Vine Floraison Gin
92 points
$44
A sweet and stylish gin with big green notes and fruity character.
Yu Gin
88 points
$45
Gin
A bold and herbaceous gin with a fresh, contemporary style.
Citadelle Jardin DÉté Gin
86 points
$24
A spry lemon gin for summer cocktails.
Ahoy Barrel-Aged Gin
86 points
$39
A solid Barrel Aged Gin with just a hint of barrel-rested character.
June by G’Vine Royal Pear & Cardamom Flavored Gin
84 points
$29
A curious, rambunctious flavored gin for daredevil cocktails.
June by G’Vine Wild Peach & Summer Fruits Flavored Gin
83 points
$29
A thick, sweet Flavored Gin with piles of fruit flavor.