Gin Cassis Twist
This "Gin Cassis Twist" cocktail is a refreshing and elegant blend, perfect for summer evenings or as a refined aperitif. It combines the sweetness of crème de cassis with the freshness of gin, enhanced by a citrusy touch from triple sec and lemon juice. The tonic adds a hint of effervescence, making this cocktail both exquisite and thirst-quenching.
The "Gin Cassis Twist" cocktail is a sophisticated creation that will undoubtedly please cocktail enthusiasts looking for balanced flavors and a touch of originality. The combination of gin and triple sec provides a robust alcoholic base, while the crème de cassis softens the blend with its fruity sweetness. The tonic, with its fine bubbles, brings a touch of lightness and freshness, making this cocktail as delightful to look at as it is to taste. The final decoration, a twist of orange zest and a lemon slice, adds a colorful and aromatic touch, making this cocktail a pleasure for all the senses.
- 4 cl Gin
- 3 cl Triple sec
- 1 cl Crème de cassis
- Tonic (quantity to taste)
- 1 cl Fresh lemon juice
- Ice cubes
- Orange zest for decoration
- Lemon slice for decoration
- Fill a shaker with ice cubes until halfway full.
- Pour the gin, triple sec, crème de cassis, and lemon juice into the shaker.
- Close the shaker and shake vigorously for about 10 seconds to thoroughly mix the ingredients.
- Strain and pour the mixture into a pre-chilled martini glass.
- Top up the glass with tonic to the rim.
- Decorate the rim of the glass with a spiral twist of orange zest and a lemon slice.