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Refreshing Strawberry Gin Cup – the perfect gin cocktail end to the week

Strawberry Gin Cup – an interesting gin cocktail that combines sweetness, bitterness and herbal undertones

This recipe for Strawberry Gin Cup is refreshingly different. Gin and strawberry liqueur make for a winning combination and the herb and spice undertones of  genitian and cinchona from the Aperol are complimented beautifully by the sweetness of the basil and freshness of the cucumber.

This cocktail an interestingly sweet cocktail with a pleasant, bitter finish…a perfect cocktail for the end of the week.

ingredients

50ml Dry London Gin

25ml strawberry liqueur
25ml Aperol
125ml chilled soda water

cucumber sliced thinly

fresh basil leaves

ice

Method

Start by gently muddling a handful of fresh strawberries and a sprig of basil in the bottom of a tall glass, then add the ice, all the other ingredients and mix well with a long handled spoon.

Garnish with fresh strawberries, slices of cucumber and fresh basil leaves

For more cocktail recipes, visit my sister site www.thetroublewithhusbands.com  – a quirky cocktail and drinks blog!

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