A Classic Cocktail Shaken up with Gin, Lime and Fresh Mint
♦ MAKES 1 COCKTAIL
- 2 sprigs fresh mint
- 2 oz. gin
- 2 oz. ready-to-use or prepared condensed Sun Orchard Margarita Mix
Tear the mint sprigs, drop into a pint mixing glass. Measure in the gin and Margarita Mix. Fill with ice, then cap and shake vigorously. Strain into a martini or coupe glass.
Shake in berries or add a 1/2 oz. of elderflower liqueur. Add a few slices of fresh cucumber, shaken-in. Substitute the gin with vodka.