Thursday, August 8, 2019


I’m a new gin and tonic lovah. Brand new! As in, perhaps a quantity of months? Besides cake. Always cake.

I’ve tried the cocktail varied instances over the years, having one or NULL pleasant ones but having many this-tastes-like-pine-needles ones. Do you truly sense me?

fresh peach gin and tonic 

Yes, proper now I’m all about doing issues with peaches which could possibly be extraordinary till the peaches themselves are ideally suited sufficient to simply eat. This proper the following is my favourite thought so far. The peaches simply ever so reasonably sweeten the cocktail and mixed with the tonic (my favourite is Fever Tree, it very just about has a chunk to it?), it’s heavily PERFECT for my tastebuds.

I’m in truth definite that this actual combo was made for my palette.

fresh peach gin and tonic
So. My grandpa is a huuuuge gin fan. He’s drank (drunk?) it for as lengthy as I can remember. And a quantity of weeks ago while he was at my residence and I sold him gin, he very just about fell over on the actuality that I in truth HAD it in our house. It’s been on my thoughts ever since. Even if he did variety of snub my Tanqueray simply due to the very fact Beefeater is his first choice.

It’s all labored out, simply due to the very fact within the hot summer time sun, I discover this drink refreshing. And light!

See, my go-to pale grownup beverage of possibility is vodka soda with limes. I drink it while I’m complete from a meal or while I understand it may be a lengthy evening and I simply desire anything easy. It’s no longer candy and while made right, oftentimes it in truth does simply style like water. (<never thought I’d be that person. never!) Most different drinks (beer, sugary things, wine) suppress my urge for food that's tremendous weird. The vodka soda doesn’t do this though… and neither does this!

It’s glad residence perfection. Give me all of your apps.

fresh peach gin and tonic
I love the gin and tonic so a lot proper now simply due to the very fact it’s so same to that vodka soda but with some sweetness. For my candy teeth. Just a trace though! Because while the sun is beating down on my face, truthfully the final factor I desire is a vast glass of alcohol, so it’s gotta be light.

I mean, I truly want, like, a vast plate of nachos and perhaps a slushie margarita, but in addition a tremendous bottle of water. But if I HAD no longer to be a brat, peach gin and tonic can be my recent quantity one choice. It’s stylish and makes me truly sense like an grownup even although I’m everything but. And I’ll most doubtless steal all of your limes. OOPS.

fresh peach gin and tonic

5 from 1 vote
total time:15 MINS


1/2 ripe peach, sliced
2  ounces gin, I used Tanqueray
4 ounces tonic water, Fever Tree is my fave!
1 ounce freshly squeeze lime juice
crushed ice
rosemary sprigs for garnish
lime wedges for garnish


Fill a tumbler with a quantity of peach wedges and overwhelmed ice. Pour the gin over the ice, then the tonic and squeeze within the lime juice. Stir a quantity of instances to combine. Serve out of the blue with a rosemary sprig popped in for color. Don’t overlook to consume the peaches!source