Summertime is Gin Time

Last Updated June 11, 2016
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The burst of botanicals in gin makes it the perfect summer drink. You can't go wrong with a classic gin & tonic or gin martini, but here are some other drink recipes to try. Photo courtesy of flickr user ProFlowers, cc license 2.0.

Lavender Gin Sour

Lavender Gin Sour
This simple sour drink follows the classic sour recipe of 2 parts spirit to 1 part each citrus and sweet. The sweet lavender, tart lemon and aromatic gin complement each other beautifully on your nose...

Divvy's Gin Lemonade

Divvy's Gin Lemonade Cocktail
These drinks are great to sip solo or share with your friends. Serving Size: Approximately 2 glasses.

Rhubarb Gin & Tonic

rhubarb gin and tonic
Try this refreshing twist on a classic cocktail. Use gin from Ottawa’s North of 7 Distillery, tonic from Jack’s Tonique and rhubarb from your garden or farmers’ market, to make an impressive...

Ramos Rose Gin Fizz

Delicate and creamy, this gin fizz goes nicely beside French toast topped with fresh berries or a late-morning salad.

Pink Gin Mule

Pink Gin Mule
Apply a pro tip for this drink: Use large ice cubes and an aggressive shake to thoroughly blend the drink and cut apart the mint leaves.