We've got a cool twist on the classic G&T for you to try: a Kiwano G&T that's not only refreshing but also rocks a natural green color thanks to kiwano melon. If you've never had kiwano before, it's like a milder cucumber, perfect for adding a subtle new layer of flavor to your drink.
Here's what you'll need:
To make this cocktail, you will need the following ingredients:
- 2oz Old Yaupon gin @waterloogin
- Juice of one kiwano melon
- Top off with elderflower tonic @fevertreemixers
- Served over 2 @truecubes ice cubes
- Cut open the kiwano melon and scoop out the green flesh along with the seeds.
- Blend the flesh and seeds in a blender until smooth.
- Strain the liquid through a fine mesh strainer to remove any solids.
- Next, fill a glass with 2 True Cubes ice cubes and pour 2oz of Old Yaupon gin.
- Add in the kiwano melon juice and top off with an elderflower tonic. Give the cocktail a gentle stir, and enjoy!
This Kiwano G&T is the perfect cocktail for any gin lover looking for something refreshing and unique. The subtle cucumber-like flavor of the kiwano melon pairs perfectly with the Old Yaupon gin and elderflower tonic. Give it a try, and let us know what you think!