Ginebra San Miguel is the Philippines leading gin. First produced in 1834, it is now acknowledged as the world’s largest selling gin. It is an 80 proof Dutch type gin made from selected spirits and botanical extracts. Its predominant flavor comes from juniper berries.
Distilled spirits from sugarcane molasses, botanical essences and demineralized water.
Gin came to the Philippines in the 1830s, when the first brand was formed by a family-owned Spanish era distillery.
Ginebra San Miguel was the Philippine gin that started the gin trend in the Philippines.
As the biggest gin market in the world, the Philippines market consumes some 22 million cases a year, and the Philippines in turn makes up an eye-watering 43% of the entire world market for gin - almost all of which is the local brand.
Ginebra San Miguel (‘Ginebra’ is Tagalog for ‘gin’), an 80-proof ‘Dutch-type’ gin.