It’s official, the summer has begun! And as usual, the sun shows us no mercy. But, here’s a drink to prep you up for the season. A drink to beat the heat! Made with Tanqueray gin, lemongrass, cucumber and tonic, this drink will surely paint a cooler pitcher for you. So, if you are in the mood to fix a cocktail for you and your family, here’s the recipe:
250 ml of Tanqueray gin
2 stalks lemongrass, cut in half lengthwise
Half liter of tonic water
4 fresh mint sprigs
2 limes, quartered
1 cucumber, cubed
Put a mint sprig, 2 lime wedges, and a few cucumber pieces in each of 4 glasses, and 2 stalks of lemongrass. Muddle slightly. Fill the glasses with ice. Add the gin, and top off with tonic water. Garnish with mint leaves.
Now that you’ve got this epic recipe that serves 4 people, so get mixing already!