Stocking stuffer: the Homemade Gin Kit

The Homemade Gin Kit.
(Richard Derk / Los Angeles Times)

Looking for the perfect gift for the gin lover/do-it-yourselfer/wannabe-bootlegger in the family? Make him/her happy with the Homemade Gin Kit.

Forget the costly distilling equipment. And you can forget the bathtub. The kit comes with practically everything you need to make a batch of your own hooch at home legally: fancy glass bottles, double-mesh fine strainer, funnel, a jar of aromatic botanicals, and juniper berries. All you need is a mid-level bottle of vodka and you’re good to go.

Follow the enclosed instructions and in 36 hours you have your own infused gin. Voila! Or, rather, “Cheers!”


The Homemade Gin Kit comes packaged in its own red-ribbon adorned box and is available online for $39.95.


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