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Best gins you can buy under $25

Looking to spend some bucks on a high-quality gin? These reasonably priced gins do not compromise on the quality and taste.

Many of us might think that a top-of-the-charts gin might come with a hefty price tag. While there are some premium gins out there that cost $50 and above, there are also some great gins that are quite budget-friendly.

From fruit-forward gins to those with a strong juniper core, we’ve put together a list of some great quality budget buys to quench your gin thirst.

Damrak Gin Amsterdam

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Damrak Gin Amsterdam, Source: Facebook

Crafted from 17 different botanicals, Damrak Gin Amsterdam is more on the citrusy side than the strong and dry juniper. Not to say that juniper flavors are not noticeable, but Valencia oranges and curaçao orange peels are responsible for the gin to be sweet and tangy, suitable to sip on the rocks. Other ingredients include spiced herbs like lavender, cinnamon, and star anise.

Average price: $24.99 per 750 ml bottle.

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Broker’s Gin

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Broker’s Gin Source: Instagram

Broker’s Gin is made in a 200-year-old distillery located in the heart of England. Their recipe is as old as the distillery, and the gin derives its flavors from Bulgarian juniper and coriander seeds, Madagascan cinnamon, Chinese cassia bark, Polish angelica root, Italian orris and licorice, Caribbean nutmeg, and Spanish lemon and orange peels. The botanicals are then steeped for 24 hours which brings additional smoothness to the finish. With the bottle, you will also receive a signature bowler’s hat signifying the identity and character of the brand.

Average price: $22.99 per 750 ml bottle.

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Beefeater Pink London Dry

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Beefeater Pink London Dry, Source: Facebook

Paying homage to London’s underground club culture, Beefeater Pink London Dry Gin is flavored with sweet strawberry juices. London drys don’t come any more intense and pink than this blushing gin from Beefeater. It finishes off smoothly with a rich mouthfeel.

Average price: $21.99 per 750 ml bottle.

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New Amsterdam Stratusphere - The Original

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New Amsterdam Stratusphere - The Original gin, Source: Facebook

Bringing a new spin to the 400-year-old practice of distilling gin, New Amsterdam is determined to take gin making to new heights. With a citrus-driven nose and unparalleled smoothness, New Amsterdam Stratusphere - The Original, grabbed a silver medal at the 2021 USA Spirits Ratings. It appeals to entry-level gin drinkers as a great option for crafting classic gin cocktails.

Average price: $14.29 per 750 ml bottle.

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Gin di Fiori - Grapefruit

Hailing from the Italian countryside, Gin di Fiori - Grapefruit, is blended with Tuscan juniper berries and lemons. The body is perfectly balanced between hot spices and the sweet nuances of natural grapefruit. Sip on this lightly sweet gin neat to take in the grapefruit aromas.

Average price: $21.98 per 750 ml bottle.

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3 Howls Old Fashioned Gin

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3 Howls Old Fashioned Gin, Source: Facebook

The name 3 Howls is derived from Cù-Sìth (pronounced Koo-Shee), a fierce large hound howling three times before taking souls to the underworld in Scotland during the old days.

Morphing the old Scottish story with a new one in Seattle, the brand aims to produce spirits that leave customers howling for more. The 90 proof cask strength gin is handcrafted using the finest botanicals. With slight floral hints, 3 Howls Old Fashioned Gin expresses an extraordinary character and complexity.

Average price: $19.98 per 750 ml bottle.

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Wild Roots Cucumber and Grapefruit Gin

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Wild Roots Cucumber and Grapefruit Gin, Source: Facebook

If you are looking for an organic option, stop right here. Wild Roots Cucumber and Grapefruit Gin is made from hand-picked ingredients that flourish in Oregon’s Willamette Valley. Its cucumber forward base makes the spirit crisp while the grapefruit adds a complex citrus element.

Average price: $24.99 per 750 ml bottle.

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Bombay Dry Gin

Making use of 8 exotic botanicals instead of the standard 10 used in Bombay Sapphire, Bombay Dry Gin is flexible in crafting all kinds of gin cocktails. Infusing the ingredients rather than boiling them, the distillation process ensures every last bit of flavor is extracted from the botanicals.

Average price: $21.99 per 750 ml bottle.

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G&J Greenhall’s Blueberry Gin

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Blueberry G&T cocktail made from G&J Greenhall’s Blueberry Gin, Source: Website

Handcrafted by England’s oldest distillery, G&J Greenhall’s Blueberry Gin refreshes the drinker with bursts of blueberry flavors. The bitterness of juniper balances the sweet-tart of the berry, leading to a fruity finish. Throw in some blueberries for the best experience.

Average price: $17.99 per 750 ml bottle.

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Seagram’s Melon Twisted Gin

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Seagram’s Melon Twisted Gin, Source: Facebook

Standing by three principles - integrity, craftsmanship, and tradition, Seagram’s Gin paved the way into the gin market with their Extra Dry. Continuing on their success, they launched the Twisted series, a breakthrough in dominating the US gin market. Seagram’s Melon Twisted Gin makes our cut with a twist of honeydew and cantaloupe melon liqueurs. It goes down well with a hint of sweetness, making it favorable to drink by itself or adding in cocktails.

Average price:  $12.99 per 750 ml bottle.

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