Gin Fizz
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Gin Fizz
Cocktail recipe

Rating

4.37 / 5
Gin Fizz is a popular cocktail that originated in the United States in the late 19th century. It is a simple but refreshing drink, containing just four key ingredients - ... more Gin Fizz is a popular cocktail that originated in the United States in the late 19th century. It is a simple but refreshing drink, containing just four key ingredients - lemon juice, gin, soda water, and sugar syrup. The combination of these ingredients results in a light and bubbly drink with a citrusy and slightly sweet flavor profile. The gin adds a botanical and herbal note, while the lemon juice provides a tangy and acidic kick. The addition of soda water gives the cocktail a refreshing effervescence, making it a perfect drink for hot summer days. The sugar syrup balances out the tartness of the lemon and creates a smooth and well-rounded flavor. This classic cocktail is typically served in a highball glass and can be enjoyed as an aperitif or a digestif.

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1887
Base ingredient
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Gin
Garnish
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Lemon
Alcohol content
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21.18% | 1.8 units *
Details
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Classic
Shaken

Highball glass

Ingredients

oz
ml
cl
Lemon Juice cocktail ingredient
Lemon Juice
30ml 1oz 3cl
Gin cocktail ingredient
Gin
45ml 1½oz 4.5cl
Soda water cocktail ingredient
Soda water
Splash Splash Splash
Sugar Syrup cocktail ingredient
Sugar Syrup
10ml ⅓oz 1cl

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Method

Serves 1 · Takes 3 minutes
Add all ingredients except the soda water to a cocktail shaker with ice
Shake well for 10-15 seconds or until the outside of the shaker becomes frosted
Strain into a highball glass and top up with the soda water
Garnish with a lemon slice and serve
~ Serve without ice. ~

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