Fall Gin and Tonic Cocktail

Cocktail with spices

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Apple and fall spices combine for this great apple cocktail!

 

 

When we think of fall, we think of apples. Being in Nebraska, and an hour’s drive away from Nebraska City, where Arbor Day started, we have a lot of apple orchards in our area. We know most people think of pumpkin flavors when they think of fall, but to us, it’s apples.

 

 

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What Ingredients are Needed for the Fall G & T?

  • Apple Infused London Dry Gin
  • Tonic Water
  • Cinnamon sticks and Star Anise

 

 

Cocktail with cinnamon sticks

 

 

 

In honor of our love of apples, we wanted to do a fall cocktail that honored them. We knew we wanted the light flavor of apple, but with fall spices and made it as easy as possible.

 

 

 

 

Opaque cocktail with spices in rocks glass

 

 

 

Apple Cocktail

This apple cocktail is not infused with the fall spices, they are added later as garnish. But, in adding them before you drink it, you inhale the wonderful scent of cinnamon and star anise every time you take a sip, so we encourage you to have them as a garnish.

 

 

Cocktail in rocks glass wtih spices

 

 

 

Apple Infused Gin

The apple infused gin is best with a London dry gin. You can use any apple, but we don’t advise a granny smith, it would be too sour in our opinion. Also, please use a quality tonic, as this is such a simple drink, it needs to have high quality ingredients.

 

 

Cocktail with spices around

 

 

 

Cheers to this apple cocktail, and we hope you enjoy the fall flavors it brings!

 

 

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Fall Gin and Tonic Cocktail
Yield: 1

Fall Gin and Tonic Cocktail

Prep Time: 5 minutes
Infusion Time : 2 days
Total Time: 2 days 5 minutes

This fall spiced apple cinnamon cocktail is a tasty twist on a gin and tonic for the autumn season.

Ingredients

  • 2 oz apple infused London gin
  • 4 oz tonic
  • cinnamon sticks and star anise for garnish

Apple infused London Gin

  • 1/4 apple, cubed
  • 4 oz London Gin

Instructions

Apple Infused London Dry Gin

  1. cut 1/4 apple into cubes and place into a jar.
  2. Top with London Dry Gin, put on lid.
  3. Let sit for at least 48 hours for infusion.
  4. When ready to make gin and tonic, strain apple cubes out of gin, a cheesecloth may be needed, as some apples can break down.
  5. Store infused gin in a new, clean jar.

Fall Gin and Tonic

  1. Add apple infused gin to a glass with ice.
  2. Top with tonic.
  3. Garnish with cinnamon sticks and star anise.
  4. Cheers!

Notes

London Dry is the best flavor gin for this infusion.

Nutrition Information:

Yield:

1

Serving Size:

1

Amount Per Serving: Calories: 188 Sodium: 15mg Carbohydrates: 10g Sugar: 10g

 

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