a hibiscus gin and tonic

Try This Refreshing Twist On An Old Classic Cocktail

A good gin and tonic is one of those classic cocktails that just hits the spot especially when temperatures start rising.

Being able to travel as much as I have, it’s been mesmerizing to see all the different versions of this classic. However, one thing to note about this cocktail is that the quality of ingredients matter a lot and not just the gin — you also want a high-quality tonic, too.

For this cocktail, we added a bit of hibiscus syrup. We think you’ll agree it takes both the flavor and the color up a notch, making it the perfect aperitif going into these warmer months.   

Hibiscus G&T

  • 2 ounces gin
  • ½ ounce Monin hibiscus syrup
  • ¼ ounce lime juice (1 wedge, squeezed)
  • Top with tonic water (approx. 4 ounces)


  1. Fill a gin + tonic glass (or red wine glass) with ice
  2. Add all the ingredients into the glass
  3. Stir before serving
  4. Enjoy!

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