Lively Lemon Gin Tonic

READY IN: 5mins
Recipe by Rita1652

Created for the Lively Lemon Lovelies of ZWT #8 our pub crawl is a Gin Crawl! Come visit and have a drink here http://www.food.com/bb/viewtopic.zsp?t=377158 Lemon Balm or lemon grass can be used in place of the lemon Verbena

Top Review by Mia in Germany

LOVED this one! I'm a huge fan of gin tonic anyway, and this was wonderful with the lemon verbena and the lemon juice. For the blueberry syrup, I made some myself from fresh blueberries. Not only did it look pretty but it added some more nice flavour. Thanks for creating this special team drink for our lovely team, Rita!
Made for ZWT 8 / Great Britain for the Lively Lemon Lovelies

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. In a cocktail shaker, muddle the leaves.
  2. Add ice and the gin, lime juice and shake well.
  3. Strain into an ice-filled balloon glass it will enhance all the aromas in the drink.
  4. Wipe the rim with a slice of lemon, stir in the tonic, drizzle blueberry syrup for color and sweetness and garnish with the verbena leaf and lemon slice.

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