The best gins for your home bar

Gin can be distilled from almost anything, including grain, fruit, potatoes, or grapes. But what defines this ever-popular spirit is the predominant use of juniper, which must be included in the mix of botanicals that flavor this important cocktail component.

Whether you are in the mood for classic cocktails like a martini or gin and tonic or looking to make something more adventurous, here are some of our favorite gins to try right now.