The Strawberry Gin Collins is a refreshing and vibrant cocktail that perfectly showcases the delightful essence of your Wild Strawberry Gin. This drink combines the sweet and floral notes of strawberries with the classic crispness of a Collins cocktail. It's an ideal choice for a sunny day, a garden party, or simply as a refreshing treat to enjoy any time. This cocktail is not just a drink; it's a celebration of fresh, fruity flavors in a beautifully balanced and effervescent mix.
25 ml Lemon Juice (freshly squeezed)
Prepare Your Glass: Fill a Collins or highball glass with ice cubes to keep your cocktail chilled.
Combine Gin and Lemon: Pour 50 ml of Wild Strawberry Gin and 25 ml of freshly squeezed lemon juice over the ice. The lemon juice adds a bright, citrusy contrast to the sweet gin.
Add Sweetness: Add 15 ml of simple syrup to the mixture. You can adjust this amount depending on how sweet you like your drink.
Top with Soda Water: Gently top up the glass with soda water, filling to the desired level. This adds a refreshing and light effervescence to your cocktail.
Stir Gently: Give the mixture a gentle stir to combine the gin, lemon juice, simple syrup, and soda water.
Garnish: Garnish with a fresh strawberry slice and a wheel of lemon. These not only enhance the visual appeal but also complement the flavors in the drink.
The Strawberry Gin Collins, with its base of Wild Strawberry Gin, is a delightful cocktail that's as pleasing to the eye as it is to the palate. It's the perfect drink for those who love the combination of fresh, fruity flavors with a sparkling touch. As you enjoy this effervescent and refreshing concoction, let the summery vibes of wild strawberries and the classic charm of a Collins cocktail brighten your day. Cheers to the simple pleasures of a perfectly crafted drink!