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5 Easy And Delectable Gin Cocktails To Impress Your Guests

5 Easy & Delectable Gin Cocktails To Impress Your Guests

If you are hosting a party and want to impress your guests with your mixology skills, then this is for you! We have compiled a list of five easy and delectable gin cocktails that are sure to wow your guests! Whether you are a gin aficionado or a home bartender, these drinks will definitely elevate your hosting game and make your guests feel like they are sipping on something truly special! So without much further ado, here are the gin cocktail recipes for you.

5 Delicious And Easy Gin Cocktail Recipes You Have To Try

1. French 75

French 75
This is a classic gin cocktail that’s as elegant as it’s refreshing. French 75 is made with an enticing blend of gin, lemon juice and sugar. The effervescent bubbles and zesty citrus notes are a delight to the senses!

Here’s how you can make this cocktail at home:
- Fill a cocktail shaker with ice
- Measure and pour 60ml of Tanqueray London Dry gin, 15ml of freshly squeezed lemon juice, and 15ml of simple syrup into the shaker
- Shake vigorously to combine
- Using a cocktail strainer, strain the mixture into a champagne flute
- Top it off with Champagne and garnish with a lemon twist

2. Pink Gin

Pink Gin
Pretty in pink, this gin cocktail is a delightful and playful twist on the classic gin and tonic. This gin cocktail exudes an enticing charm with every sip. The smooth floral notes of this delectable Pink Gin cocktail are a perfect accompaniment to a sunny afternoon sipping or a night out of the town.

Here’s how you can make this cocktail at home:
- Grab a cocktail glass and fill it with ice
- Next, add 2-3 dashes of Angostura bitters into it. Swirl the glass gently to coat the insides
- Measure and pour 60ml of Tanqueray gin into the glass
- Give the drink a gentle stir
- Twist a lemon peel over the drink to express its oils and drop it into the glass to garnish

3. Bramble

bramble
It’s a delicious gin cocktail that captures the essence of blackberries in a perfect blend. The sweet and tangy flavours of this cocktail are a treat to the senses! This cocktail is made with a delightful blend of gin, citrus, and blackberries. Garnish the drink with a bouquet of fresh berries to add a tempting pop of colour and flavour to the drink.

Here’s how you can make this cocktail at home:
- Grab a cocktail shaker and add a handful of blackberries and 45ml of freshly squeezed lemon juice into it
- Gently muddle the ingredients together
- Next, measure and pour 45ml of  Tanqueray No. 10 gin, 15ml of Blackberry liqueur, and 30ml of simple syrup into the shaker
- Add ice and shake vigorously to combine
- Prepare a cocktail serving glass by adding some crushed ice into
- Using a cocktail strainer, strain the mixture into the prepared glass
- Top it off with sparkling water
- Add more crushed ice if needed
- Garnish generously with blackberries and a wedge of lime

4. Southside

Southside
It is a classic gin cocktail that boasts a refreshing minty flavour and citrus notes! Southside is a perfect cocktail to quench your thirst and relax your senses on a hot summer day. Made with mint, gin, sugar and citrus, Southside is an enticing cocktail that truly brings out the nuanced flavours of gin as it blends with the mint and citrus.

Here’s how you can make this cocktail at home:
- Grab a cocktail shaker and add 5-6 mint leaves with 30ml of lemon juice
- Muddle the ingredients gently to release their essential oils and flavour
- Measure and pour 60ml of Gordon’s gin and 30ml of simple syrup into the shaker
- Fill it with ice and shake vigorously to combine
- Using a cocktail strainer, strain the mixture into a chilled cocktail glass
- Garnish with a sprig of mint and serve

5. Elderflower Collins

Elderflower Collins
It is a gin cocktail that exudes elegance and delectable flavours. It has delicate floral notes that are perfectly balanced with citrus, gin and effervescence of soda water. Elderflower Collins is a must-try cocktail for all those who love drinks mixed with gin!

Here’s how you can make this cocktail at home:
- Grab a Collins glass and fill it with ice
- Measure and pour 45ml of Tanqueray London Dry gin, 15ml of elderflower liqueur, and 30ml of lemon juice into the glass
- Top off the drink with soda water
- Garnish with a lemon wheel and mint sprig

There you have it! Five delectable and easy gin cocktails that are perfect to impress your guests and take your hosting game to whole new heights. With the delicate balance of flavours and refreshing finish, these cocktails are sure to leave a lasting impression on your guests!