Elderflower Gin and Tonic

Elderflower Gin and Tonic
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Elderflower gin and tonic is a popular refreshing cocktail. It has a light, floral, sweet and refreshing flavor that is perfect for warm afternoons on the patio.

There are many variations of this drink that you can try out if you’re feeling adventurous! You can mix it with cucumber or mint leaves, or even add some ginger ale to make a ginger elderflower cocktail.

Elderflower Gin and Tonic Recipe

  1. 60 ml Gin
  2. 30 ml Elderflower Liqueur
  3. 60 ml Tonic Water
  4. Ice
  5. Garnish: A lime wedge and a slice of Cucumber
Elderflower Gin and Tonic Recipe

How to Make Elderflower Gin and Tonic

  1. To a cocktail glass filled with ice, add the 2 first ingredients, and stir.
  2. Squeeze the lime wedge into the glass and gently stir.
  3. Top with 60 ml of tonic water.
  4. Garnish with a slice of cucumber.
How to Make Elderflower Gin and Tonic

The perfect Elderflower Gin and Tonic Glass

There is a long-standing debate about what kind of glass Elderflower gin and tonic should be served in. There is no unequivocal answer to this question. Some bartenders like to serve this drink in a Highball glass and some like it in a wine glass. There are some bartenders who like to serve it in an old-fashioned glass.