Sip into Summer with these 5 Gin and Mint Cocktail Recipes

Looking for refreshing gin cocktails that incorporate the fresh taste of mint? Look no further than these five delicious recipes that are sure to impress. From a classic Mint Gimlet to a bubbly South Mint 75, each cocktail is expertly crafted to balance the bold flavors of gin with the subtle sweetness of mint. Whether you're looking to impress your friends or simply want to treat yourself to a delicious cocktail, these minty gin drinks are sure to do the trick.
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Gin is a popular liquor that’s perfect for making refreshing cocktails. The addition of mint can take these drinks to a whole new level of deliciousness. In this blog post, we’ll share five different gin & mint cocktail recipes that will help you cool off and quench your thirst.

Mint Gimlet

Ingredients

  • 60 ml Gin
  • 15 ml Mint Simple Syrup
  • 15 ml Lime Juice
  • Mint Sprig (for garnish)

Instructions

  1. Shake all the ingredients with ice.
  2. Double strain into a chilled Coupe.
  3. Garnish with a mint sprig.

Mint Gin Smash

Ingredients

  • 60 ml Gin
  • 30 ml Lime Juice
  • 20 ml Simple Syrup
  • 8-10 Mint Leaves
  • Mint Sprig (for garnish)

Instructions

  1. Shake all the ingredients with ice.
  2. Double strain into a DOF glass filled with ice.
  3. Garnish with a mint sprig.

South Mint 75

Ingredients

  • 30 ml Gin
  • 20 ml Lemon Juice (freshly squeezed)
  • 20 ml Lemongrass Syrup
  • 6 Mint Leaves
  • Champagne/Prosecco
  • Mint Sprig (for garnish)

Instructions

  1. Shake all the ingredients (except Champagne/Prosecco) with ice.
  2. Double strain into a chilled Coupe.
  3. Top up with Champagne/Prosecco.
  4. Garnish with a mint sprig.

Verdant Lady

Ingredients

  • 45 ml Gin
  • 15 ml Lime Juice (freshly squeezed)
  • 10 ml Simple Syrup
  • 5 ml Green Chartreuse
  • 4 Mint Leaves
  • Mint Sprig (for garnish)

Ingredients

  1. Shake all the ingredients with ice.
  2. Strain into a chilled Coupe.
  3. Garnish with a mint sprig.

Perfect Southside

Instructions

  • 60 ml Gin
  • 20 ml Lime Juice (freshly squeezed)
  • 20 ml Simple Syrup
  • 2 dashes Angostura Bitters
  • 8 Mint Leaves
  • Mint Sprig (for garnish)

Instructions

  1. Shake all the ingredients with ice.
  2. Double strain into a chilled Coupe or a DOF filled with ice.
  3. Garnish with a mint sprig.

Tips:

  • Use fresh mint leaves for the best flavor.
  • Make your own mint simple syrup by boiling equal parts water and sugar with a handful of fresh mint leaves until the sugar dissolves.
  • Adjust the sweetness and sourness of the cocktail to your liking by tweaking the amounts of simple syrup and lime/lemon juice.

Conclusion:

There you have it – five minty fresh gin cocktails that are perfect for summer sipping. Whether you’re a fan of classic cocktails or want to try something new, these drinks are sure to impress. So, grab your shaker and some ice, and get ready to cool off with these delicious gin and mint cocktails!

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