This Raspberry and Lemon Gin & Tonic is a super refreshing springtime cocktail that puts a fresh twist on an old favorite.
The classic Gin and Tonic is my go to drink. I always have supplies on hand. But if you are looking for something a little different this is a great option to try. Fresh raspberries and lemon juice add a light refreshing flavor.
Raspberries are a great addition to any cocktail, so I try to keep them on hand during the summer. They brighten up any cocktail, like this one, or you can muddle them and make a beautiful Raspberry Gin Fizz.
As an added garnish, this cocktail also benefits from an extra raspberry or two tossed in. A great way to keep this cocktail cool, without watering it down, is to freeze the raspberries.
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This raspberry lemon gin & tonic has great raspberry flavor in a light and sparkly cocktail.
- 6 whole fresh raspberries
- 1 tbsp fresh lemon juice
- 2 ounces gin
- 1 ounces tonic water
- Place the rasbberries in a cocktail shaker and muddle well. Add the freshly squeezed lemon juice and gin and shake.
- Add ice to the cocktail glass.
- Pour the cocktail over a fine mesh strainer into the glass.
- Top with tonic water.
Amount Per Serving: Calories: 148Total Fat: 0gSaturated Fat: 0gTrans Fat: 0gUnsaturated Fat: 0gCholesterol: 0mgSodium: 5mgCarbohydrates: 5gFiber: 1gSugar: 4gProtein: 0g