Gin is a sophisticated alcohol that the world enjoys very much. There are many other drinks besides for ‘Gin & Tonic’ that are extremely tasty and delightful; for example: a ‘Gin Sour.’ It’s made with gin, lemon juice, sugar, and egg white. These combined flavors are very refreshing and calming on the palate. If you’d like a quicker version, the egg white can be left out. For a sweeter and tarter taste, try ‘Grapefruit Gin Fizz.’ It’s gin with tonic water, grapefruit juice, angostura bitters, and a tsp. of chopped basil for a garnish. If you’re feeling a bit dangerous, try a ‘Monkey Gland.’ The name almost explains the fun and extravagant taste. It’s made with gin, orange juice, absinthe, and grenadine. Your taste buds will be in a fun uproar of delight with this bad boy of a drink. It’s a great cocktail for a night on the town with your friends.
In the mood for something summery? Have a ‘Winter Sour.’ It’s a delightful cocktail that’s made with gin, Campari, honey, lemon juice, and a sprig of rosemary. Summer is the best time to try this drink; you’ll definitely want more than one. Champagne lovers unite with ‘French 75.’ It’s simple and refreshing for any night of the week. This drink is made with gin, Cointreau, lemon juice, champagne, and gomme syrup. While all of these drinks are great, if you enjoy drinking gin straight up, then go for it! Know your taste buds so you can order your favorite drink more than once. There are so many interesting things you can add gin to in order to make a cocktail become happy hour. Don’t hesitate to ask your bartender to surprise you with something yummy made from a gin base. You may just fall in love with a new cocktail.