COCKTAILS WITH MIGHTY GIN

Mighty Gin is our most powerful gin, at 110 proof.  It makes killer classic cocktails and really shines when matched with other strongly flavored ingredients.  In addition, it can create a nuanced, herbal base for more complex cocktail creations.  Here are a few of our current favorites.

SIMPLE & ELEGANT


Mighty G&T

2 oz Mighty Gin
4 oz Good Tonic Water

In a rocks glass or tall glass, add gin, ice and tonic.  Stir, then garnish with a lime wedge.  Simple, classic, delicious.

Malabar Gimlet

2 oz  Mighty Gin
1 oz Fresh Lime Juice
¾ oz Cardamom Simple Syrup

Shake ingredients with ice; strain into chilled coupe glass.  Garnish with a lime wheel or wedge.

CLASSIC COCKTAILS


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Mighty Negroni

History: Named for Count Negroni, who liked to ask the bartender to add gin to his Americano cocktails in Italy.  Bitter, complex, and a great cocktail before dinner.

1 oz Mighty Gin
1 oz Campari
1 oz Sweet Vermouth

Stir ingredients with ice; strain into chilled coupe glass or rocks glass filled with ice.  Garnish with a swath of orange peel.

Mighty Aviation

History: this is our favorite take on the Aviation, which is a great cocktail from the early 1900’s.

2 oz Mighty Gin
½ oz Fresh Lemon Juice
½ oz Maraschino Liqueur
Dash of Creme de Violette

Combine ingredients in a shaker with ice; shake well.  Strain into chilled cocktail glass, and garnish with a cocktail cherry.

SEASONAL & ADVANCED RECIPES


Sonja Special #1

1 oz Mighty Gin
1/2 oz Sirène Absinthe Verte
1 oz Earl Grey Tea Syrup
½ oz Fresh Lemon Juice
1 oz Egg White
3 dashes Dandelion Burdock Bitters

Shake ingredients first without ice, then add ice and shake hard.  Strain into chilled cocktail glass and enjoy.

Might as Well

1½ oz Mighty Gin
¾ oz Lemongrass Syrup
½ oz Fresh Lemon Juice
Club Soda

Add first three ingredients to a tall glass, stir, and fill the glass with ice. Top with soda, stir gently and garnish with a lemon swath.

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