Some Classic Gin Cocktails

October 17, 2016

Mixologist and bartenders the world over have been making some of our most beloved cocktails with this juniper infused spirit since the original cocktail era of the 1920s. Enjoy these recipes and let them transport you back in time to an era when a cocktail was seen as an elegant and necessary part of any day, as it helped make the transition from the work day to the evening hours perfectly pleasant.

gincocktail webSapphire Martini
• 4 oz gin
• 1 oz Blue Curaçao
• 1 cherry
Pour ingredients in a shaker with ice, shake and strain into a chilled cocktail glass. Garnish with a cherry.

Classic Gin and Tonic
• 2 oz gin
• 5 oz tonic water
• 1 lime wedge
Fill a collins glass with ice cubes and pour in gin and tonic water. Squeeze lime wedge over drink and drop into glass.

Singapore Sling
• 1 oz gin
• 1 oz cherry brandy
• 1 oz lemon juice
• 1/2 oz grenadine
• Club soda
• Orange slice and a maraschino cherry
Mix gin, brandy, lemon juice and grenadine in a cocktail shaker filled with ice cubes. Strain into a collins glass filled with ice. Top with club soda. Garnish with an orange slice and a maraschino cherry.

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