10 Easy Gin Drinks to Make at Home
Gin is a spirit you either love or you hate. Some are turned off by its classic juniper notes, claiming it tastes too piney and therefore Christmasy. Others, myself included, embrace gin’s rich botanical nose. In my opinion, a splash from a good bottle (I love classic Tanqueray or cucumber-forward Hendrick’s) doesn’t need much more than a few glugs of tonic water and squeeze of lime to turn it into a refreshing cocktail. But that really is just the beginning. There are a handful of well-loved traditional gin drinks, as well as newfangled ones that are worth adding to your happy hour repertoire. Here are 10 to know.