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Month 6

What’s it made of?

This month, we’re exploring the base spirit that gin is made from. Unlike vodka, whisky and wine (among other alcohols), the base spirit of gin can be made from almost anything that can be fermented.

Aqua Vitae, the origin spirit for gin, was made from a grape spirit in Italy around 1000 years ago. While gin today can be made from grapes, grains, rice, apples or almost anything.


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