January: New Year, New me. As part of the New Year, some of us are tempted to start new beginnings and be better people. As Think Gin members, chances are the first thing you won’t give up is gin! However, if you’re looking to still be good, we’ve compiled a list of some of the best January Detox Gin Cocktails to aid you with your health kick!
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Beetroot, in a cocktail! Yes, this is the perfect way of increasing your 5-a-day and kickstarting your health kick.
240ml Beetroot Juice
Candied Striped Beetroot
Fill two glasses with gin and juice, then stir well to combine. Add ice and garnish with rosemary sprigs and candy stripe beetroot.
Rosemary Sprigs and Candied Striped Beetroot
If Think Gin Club members are sensible, the standard Gin and Tonic can be one of the healthiest gin cocktails available. Here is how you can enjoy this renowned staple without feeling too guilty.
140ml Soda Water
One Lime Wedge
Fill a highball glass with ice, before pouring in the gin and soda water. Stir and garnish with a lime wedge.
Garnish with a lime wedge.
This delicious gin cocktail uses one of your 5-a-day and a perfect refreshing drink.
50ml Tonic Water
50ml Cranberry Wedge
Pour all ingredients into a glass with ice and stir.
Garnish with a wedge of lime.
This cocktail is full of antioxidants and perfect for your January detox.
A handful of Fresh Blackberries
60ml Fresh Lime Juice
2 Sweet Basil Sprigs
Puree the blackberries and sugar in a blender until liquified. Strain the puree through a fine-mesh sieve into two Collins-style glasses. Discard seeds in the sieve. Divide gin & lime juice between glasses before stirring to combine. Add ice to glasses, then top with soda.
Garnish with a sprig of basil
This refreshing take on a normal Tom Collins is a perfect drink for your detox!
60ml London Dry Gin
30ml Cranberry Simple Syrup
20ml Freshly Squeezed Lemon Juice
In a cocktail shaker, shake the gin, syrup and juice with ice for 15 seconds. Fill a highball glass with ice, then strain in the liquid. Top with sparkling water.
Garnish with a lemon twist and top with frozen raspberries
This cocktail is one of the easiest to make, requiring just three ingredients.
2tbsp Lime Juice
1 Lime Wedge
Fill a highball glass with ice and pour over the gin and lime juice. Top with club soda.
Garnish with a lime wedge
This play on a classic is one of the best gin and tonics you’ll ever have.
Garnish with a fresh lime wedge for the best taste.
40ml Coconut Water
Add ice cubes to a glass and pour over the gin and coconut water. Top up with tonic water and stir. Garnish with a lime wedge.
A fresh lime wedge
This cocktail packs a great citrus kick and gives you one of your 5-a-day.
25ml Elderflower Cordial
Grapefruit Oleo Saccharum
Noble Fir Sprigs
Place the gin, cordial and Grapefruit Oleo Saccharum into a cocktail shaker filled with ice. Add a sprig of Noble Fir and shake. Strain into a glass filled with ice and top with required soda.
Garnish with another sprig of noble fir.
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