What is gin popular to mix with?
Gin goes fantastically well with citrus (as we know from the classic garnishes of lime or lemon). Bitter lemon is a popular alternative among those who don’t particularly enjoy the taste of tonic, and it’s handy to have in the cupboard as it goes well with most gins, particularly, of course, the citrus-led ones.
What do you mix with black Sambuca?
Mixers for Sambuca
- Club soda.
- Tonic water.
- Lemon-lime soda.
- Lemon juice.
- Lime juice.
- Orange juice.
- Sparkling wine.
What soft drinks go with gin?
The best gin mixers (and we’re not talking tonic)
- Bitter lemon. Alamy Stock Photos. Cloudy and pale in colour, don’t be put off by the title. …
- Soda water. Getty Images. …
- Cranberry juice. Getty Images. …
- Fizzy elderflower. Getty Images. …
- Ginger beer. Getty Images. …
- Tomato juice. Getty Images. …
- Coca-Cola. Getty Images.
Is gin sweet or bitter?
Gin has a strong citrus scent and a pine-like taste, accompanied by a kick of mild bitterness. The pine-like taste comes from juniper berry, which is the signature ingredient of Gin. The sour taste is due to the usage of many herbs and lime peels throughout the process.
Can you drink gin straight?
While we’re big fans of a perfectly poured gin and tonic, as a small batch gin brand we are often asked if you can drink gin neat. … The answer is yes – gin is a great sipping spirit! But you’ll need to choose the right gin to avoid that abrasive ‘mouth full of pine’ feeling that poor quality bottles can leave.