I am looking for a cocktail which is gin-based, strong, fun, and short.

Cocktail Colin says:

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I have found a cocktail that matches your criteria. It is gin-based, strong, and served in a lowball glass, making it short and fun. Enjoy!
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Gin

You asked: What are some strong, fun, gin-based cocktails?. We found 10 cocktails answering the question.

Negroni

The Negroni is a classic Italian cocktail that has been enjoyed for over a century. The drink is made up...

Gin (30ml), Campari (30ml), Red vermouth (30ml)

Classic
3 ingredients
4.84 / 5

Gimlet

The Gimlet is a classic cocktail that dates back to the early 19th century and has remained a popular choice...

Lime juice (15ml), Gin (60ml), Sugar Syrup (15ml)

Classic
3 ingredients
4.66 / 5

Gin And Tonic

The Gin and Tonic is a classic cocktail known for its refreshing and simplistic nature, often enjoyed as a casual...

Gin (30ml), Tonic water (Top up)

Classic
2 ingredients
4.5 / 5

Gin Gin Mule

The Gin Gin Mule is a refreshing and zesty cocktail that combines the herbal notes of dry gin with the...

Lime juice (15ml), Ginger (60ml), Sugar Syrup (7.5ml), Ginger Beer (Top up), Angostura Bitters (Dash), Dry gin (60ml)

6 ingredients
4.48 / 5

Gin Fizz

Gin Fizz is a popular cocktail that originated in the United States in the late 19th century. It is a...

Lemon Juice (30ml), Gin (45ml), Soda water (Splash), Sugar Syrup (10ml)

Classic
4 ingredients
4.37 / 5

Gin Rickey

Gin Rickey is a classic cocktail that originated in the United States in the late 19th century. It is a...

Lime (Half ), Gin (60ml), Tonic water (Top up)

3 ingredients
4.35 / 5

Bittered Gin Sling

The Bittered Gin Sling is a classic cocktail known for its complex and bold flavors. It originated in the late...

Lemon Juice (15ml), Gin (45ml), Soda water (Top up), Sugar Syrup (15ml), Angostura Bitters (Dash), Red vermouth (22.5ml)

Classic
6 ingredients
4.31 / 5

Gin Highball

The Gin Highball is a refreshing and elegant cocktail that has been enjoyed for decades. Born in the early 20th...

Ginger Ale (Top up), Gin (30ml)

2 ingredients
3.92 / 5

Pink Gin

The Pink Gin cocktail is a vibrant and refreshing drink that combines the classic crispness of gin with the sweet...

Cointreau (20ml), Lime juice (30ml), Soda water (90ml), Grenadine (Dash), Gin (60ml)

5 ingredients
3.69 / 5

Ginadine

Ginadine is a classic cocktail with a vibrant red hue that combines two simple yet bold ingredients: gin and grenadine....

Gin (90ml), Grenadine (90ml)

2 ingredients
3.6 / 5

FAQ's

We've collated some quick fire Q&A's on the question to help you find exactly what you're looking for.

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What is a strong gin cocktail?

A strong gin cocktail typically has a higher proportion of gin to mixers. Examples include the Negroni, which combines gin with vermouth and Campari, and the classic Martini.

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What makes a gin cocktail 'fun'?

A 'fun' gin cocktail often includes unique or playful ingredients, vibrant colors, or an interesting presentation. Cocktails like the Pink Gin or Gin Fizz add an element of novelty.

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Can gin-based cocktails be short in volume?

Yes, gin-based cocktails can be short in volume, often served in smaller glasses like lowballs or coupes. These include the Gimlet and Negroni.

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What are some common mixers for gin?

Common mixers for gin include tonic water, soda water, ginger beer, and various fruit juices like lime, lemon, and grapefruit. These complement gin's botanical flavors.

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Is there a difference between gin and dry gin in cocktails?

Yes, dry gin has a more prominent juniper flavor and is less sweet than other gins. It works well in classic cocktails like the Martini and Negroni, where a strong botanical taste is desired.

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