The refreshing, botanical quality of gin makes it an ideal cocktail starter. From juleps to negronis, we’ve got all the happy hour inspiration you need.
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Cucumber Mint Gimlet
The cool combination of cucumber and mint makes this cocktail the ultimate companion to warm nights. See the recipe.
Blood Orange Gin and Tonic
Break this one out every time blood oranges are in season—they lend beautiful color and flavor. See the recipe.
Blueberry Mint Juleps
These sweet sips will have you dreaming of derby days. See the recipe.
Strawberry Gin Smash
Ripe red strawberries, muddled and married with gin and club soda for a sweet refresher. See the recipe.
Blackberry-Meyer Lemon Gin and Tonics
This classic gin cocktail gets a fruity twist with the addition of fresh blackberries, Meyer lemons and a hint of mint. See the recipe.