How to prepare the perfect gin and tonic: More than 200 years ago a jeweler managed to put carbon dioxide bubbles in a bottle of water. The name given to it was a tonic. After a series of victories of the British troops in India, they decided to mix the tonic with gin to get a new mixed drink to celebrate it. This is how it was invented called gin tonic.
Currently, this drink is one of the most consumed and popular. Making a good gin and tonic requires a special technique and here we are going to show you how to do it so that you can prepare it like a true professional.
How to prepare the perfect gin & tonic?
1 – Take a suitable glass: In this step, we must look for a balloon cup with a wide mouth.
2 – Put the ice: The ice must be hard, big and fat. It has to be put abundantly since this drink has to be served very cold.
3 – Shake the glass and drain the water: In this step, you have to move the ice to cool the glass and remove the residual water.
4 – Choose a good gin: There are two main types of gin: dry gin and flavored gin. The type of gin goes to tastes of each person.
5 – Serve the gin: Quantities are essential. For every bottle of tonic you have to put a shot of gin.
6 – Serve the tonic: This must be very cold and it is advisable to put it with a spoon so that it does not lose carbon dioxide and mix properly
7 – Flavor it: This is not about throwing all the spices you find, it is about selecting which ones you will put and putting them in the right amount. A widely used resource would be citrus peel.
In this video you will see how it is done properly and follow all these steps.
Here you would have a perfect gin and tonic to enjoy with your loved ones.
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