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Cocktail recipe: Gin & Tonic
© Lucas Allen

Gin & Tonic

  • SERVINGS: Makes 1 Drink

The Gin & Tonic is one of Todd Thrasher’s favorite cocktails, but with two conditions: The ice must be large enough to melt slowly and the tonic should be high-quality.

  1. Ice
  2. 1 1/2 ounces gin, preferably Plymouth
  3. 4 ounces chilled tonic water, preferably Schweppes
  4. 1 or 2 lime wedges, for garnish
  1. Fill a chilled highball glass with ice. Add the gin and tonic water and stir well. Garnish with the lime wedge.