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How To Make A Classic Gin And Tonic

How To Make A Classic Gin And Tonic

How To Make A Classic Gin And Tonic

Gin and Tonic is a classic cocktail that has been enjoyed by many for centuries. It is a refreshing and easy-to-make drink that can be enjoyed on any occasion. This article will walk you through how to make a classic Gin and Tonic, step by step.

In This Recipe

Equipment Needed

  • Highball glass
  • Ice cubes
  • Jigger
  • Stirring spoon
  • Knife
  • Cutting board


  • 2 oz gin
  • 4 oz tonic water
  • 1 lime wedge
  • Ice cubes

Step by Step Instructions

  1. Fill a highball glass with ice cubes.
  2. Using a jigger, measure 2 oz of gin and pour it into the glass over the ice.
  3. Measure 4 oz of tonic water using the jigger and pour it into the glass.
  4. Stir the mixture gently with a stirring spoon to combine the ingredients.
  5. Cut a lime wedge and squeeze it over the cocktail.
  6. Drop the lime wedge into the glass.
  7. Give it a final stir and serve.

Serving Amount: One serving.

Preparation Time: Less than 5 minutes.

See Also
Refreshing cucumber and vodka cocktail

Nutritional Values

  • Calories: 120
  • Carbohydrates: 8g
  • Protein: 0g
  • Fat: 0g
  • Sodium: 20mg
  • Sugar: 8g


Making a classic Gin and Tonic is easy and straightforward. All you need is a few simple ingredients and the right equipment. With this recipe, you can make a delicious and refreshing cocktail that is perfect for any occasion. So, why not give it a try and enjoy a classic Gin and Tonic today!

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