Welch wrote:I second the Bombay Sapphire for Gin recommendation. If you really want to cut some corners, Amsterdam is decent and about 1/2 the cost. But if your looking for really high quality Gin, Bombay Sapphire for sure.
Amsterdam is very smooth, but has almost no flavor. I actually prefer Gordon's which is cheaper still (just), a little less smooth, but actually tastes like Gin.