Southside Cocktail

makes one drink


INGREDIENTS

2 oz gin

juice from 1 lemon

2 tsp sugar

7-8 mint leaves

handful of ice


DIRECTIONS


In a martini shaker, add the gin, lemon juice, sugar, mint and ice. Shake vigorously. Pour the contents, including mint and ice, into a glass. Serve.


Alternatively, place the mint leaves and sugar into a glass. Place a muddler into the glass. Press down with it lightly on the leaves and give a few gentle twists. Add the gin and lemon juice and stir. Finish with a few pieces of ice.


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