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Gin & Tonic

Gin & Tonic - classic recipe for a gin & tonic

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Yield: 1 drink

Prep Time: 5 minutes

Total Time: 5 minutes

Gin & Tonic Recipe

The United Kingdom is the world's largest exporter of gin, with nearly $600 million of the spirit exported in 2016.

Ingredients:

  • 2 ounces gin
  • Lime wedge
  • 5 ounces tonic
  • Lime wheel, to garnish

Directions:

  1. In an ice-filled glass, pour in the gin.
  2. Squeeze the lime wedge over the glass and drop it in.
  3. Add the tonic water, and stir gently.
  4. Garnish with the lime wheel, and serve.