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Spring & Tonic Cocktail

Spring & Tonic Cocktail

This cocktail recipe is a twist on a classic Gin & Tonic, it's uncomplicated and fresh and absolutely perfect for enjoying al fresco to celebrate the arrival of spring. It's excellent for gatherings with friends as it's elegant and simple to make.


  • 50ml Gin
  • 25ml Pisco
  • 15ml Lemon Juice 
  • Tonic Water
  • Mint Leaves 
  • Lemon to garnish


Serve your cocktail in a large Gin & Tonic or cocktail glass then add ice cubes to taste. Pour over the gin followed by a measure of Pisco and the lemon juice. 

Put 3-4 mint leaves between your hands and clap to release the oils then drop into the glass. Top with tonic water, stir and garnish with a lemon wheel. 

This is a delicious cocktail for gin lovers but it's quite strong so halve the alcohol measures if you are concerned about it going to your head too fast!

Do let us know if you decide to try this crown pleasing cocktail by sharing yours and tagging us on Instagram or Facebook. 

Antonia x

Recipe via Elle Talk