Here’s a great idea on how you can level up your happy hour this summer! While heading to your usual spot isn’t an option for now, you can still concoct your own drinks at home. Our suggestion: Elevate your usual gin and tonic to a Tanqueray & Tonic! Along with a few additional flavorful twists, the popular gin brand can help effortlessly amp up your drinks! Know what we mean by trying these gin cocktail recipes yourself:
1. Tanqueray & Tonic with Lime Wedge
Into your ice-filled copa glass, pour 40 ml of Tanqueray London Dry Gin and 120 ml tonic water. Stir for a bit and top off with a lime wedge.
2. Tanqueray Rangpur & Tonic with Lime Wheels
The key ingredient here is Tanqueray Rangpur, made with rare Rangpur limes and ginger for a zesty citrus twist. To start, pour 40 ml of this gin into your ice-filled copa glass, and then add 120 ml of tonic water. Top off with lime slices to put more flavor to your drink!
3. Tanqueray Sevilla & Tonic with Orange Wedge
Pour 40 ml of Tanqueray Flor de Sevilla into an ice-filled copa glass. Top with 120 ml of tonic water, then finish off with an orange wedge. Now you can enjoy this sweet Spanish-inspired drink at home!
4. Tanqueray Malacca & Tonic with Mint and Peppercorn
Mix 40 ml of Tanqueray Malacca and 120 ml of tonic water in an ice-filled copa glass. Add in pink peppercorns and some mint leaves. These garnishes will further spice up your drink for a daring twist!
If you want to further unleash your inner mixologist, here are other Tanqueray cocktail ideas you can try this summer:
5. Tanqueray 10 Tom Collins
In a highball glass, mix 25 ml Tanqueray No. Ten and 25 ml lemon juice. Afterward, fill your glass with ice and chilled soda water then stir everything together. While you’re at it, add a slice of grapefruit, too!
6. Tanqueray 10 Gimlet
Fill half of the cocktail shaker with ice, then add the following one by one: 45 ml Tanqueray No. Ten, 15 ml lemon juice, 20 ml almond syrup, 10 ml lemongrass syrup, and 20 ml water. Shake well then strain to a cocktail glass. Put a few drops of bitters and top with either a wedge of grapefruit or lime.
7. Tanqueray 10 Martini
Mix 40 ml of Tanqueray No. Ten with 10 ml Dry Vermouth and stir. Strain them into a chilled martini cocktail glass. Then garnish with pink grapefruit for a twist!
Nowadays, you can fix yourself a Tanqueray & Tonic cocktail by trying these easy recipes with help from Tanqueray and its clear yet flavorful offerings: Tanqueray London Dry Gin for the perfect balance of four botanical ingredients; Tanqueray Rangpur that zeroes in on the Indian Rangpur lime; Tanqueray Flor de Sevilla that offers hints of bittersweet Seville oranges; Tanqueray Malacca that has a complex, exotic blend of floral and spice; and Tanqueray No. Ten that is an ultra-premium gin with citrus heart. Shop them below and elevate your happy hour with a Tanqueray & Tonic!
Before you go out to purchase your favorite Tanqueray, do check and make sure you follow your local government’s quarantine guidelines, especially on minimum social distancing protocols and liquor purchase restrictions. For more details, follow Tanqueray on Facebook and Instagram.
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