A Zesty Update on the Classic: Nelson's Citrus Gluggle Jug Gin Rickey
The Gin Rickey is a classic cocktail known for its refreshing blend of gin, lime, and club soda. A true summer staple, this easy-to-make drink is light, crisp, and perfect for sipping on a warm day. We've taken the classic Gin Rickey and added a delightful twist by using Nelson's Citrus Gluggle Jug Gin, which brings an extra burst of zesty flavour to this already invigorating cocktail.
The Nelson's Citrus Gluggle Jug Gin Rickey:
To create this revitalizing spin on the classic Gin Rickey, you'll need the following ingredients:
- 50ml Nelson's Citrus Gluggle Jug Gin
- 15ml oz fresh lime juice
- Soda or sparkling water
- Lime wheel for garnish
- Fill a highball glass with ice and set it aside.
- In a cocktail shaker, combine Nelson's Citrus Gluggle Jug Gin and fresh lime juice. Add ice and shake briefly, just enough to mix the ingredients and chill the gin.
- Strain the gin and lime juice mixture over the prepared highball glass filled with ice.
- Top off the cocktail with soda or sparkling water, and gently stir to combine the ingredients.
- Garnish the drink with a lime wheel, either perched on the rim of the glass or floated on top of the ice.
By incorporating Nelson's Citrus Gluggle Jug Gin, we've given the classic Gin Rickey a zesty upgrade that accentuates the drink's refreshing nature. Ideal for warm summer afternoons or any occasion that calls for a crisp, revitalizing cocktail, this updated Gin Rickey is sure to become a new favourite among gin lovers and cocktail enthusiasts. So, grab your Citrus Gluggle Jug Gin, mix up a refreshing Gin Rickey, and toast to the joys of summer!