Sloe gin--a blackthorn plum-flavored spirit--gets a dose of fizzy club soda, sugar, and lemon juice in this tart and refreshing cocktail.

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Recipe Summary

prep:
5 mins
total:
5 mins
Servings:
1
Yield:
1 cocktail
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Ingredients

1
Original recipe yields 1 servings
The ingredient list now reflects the servings specified
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Directions

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  • Place 2 ice cubes in a highball glass. Set aside in the freezer.

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  • Combine sloe gin, lemon juice, and simple syrup in a cocktail shaker. Add ice; cover and shake until chilled. Strain into the prepared highball glass. Stir in club soda. Garnish with a slice of lemon.

Nutrition Facts

219 calories; protein 0.3g 1% DV; carbohydrates 31.7g 10% DV; fat 0.2g; cholesterol 0mg; sodium 16.7mg 1% DV. Full Nutrition
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Rating: 5 stars
02/02/2013
While this isn't my personal cocktail of choice if you are a fan of sweet cocktails w/limited alcohol/punch this is for you. This is a spot on simple rendering of a classic slow gin fizz. I use Diet 7-Up in lieu of club soda. On a related note sloe gin stains everything it comes in contact with so use caution when preparing. Read More
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Rating: 5 stars
02/02/2013
While this isn't my personal cocktail of choice if you are a fan of sweet cocktails w/limited alcohol/punch this is for you. This is a spot on simple rendering of a classic slow gin fizz. I use Diet 7-Up in lieu of club soda. On a related note sloe gin stains everything it comes in contact with so use caution when preparing. Read More
(18)
Rating: 5 stars
10/21/2018
I added an extra shot of bomb bay gin and fresh lemon juice is the only way to go with this drink and please please use good slo gin an in Plymouth is my favourite Arrow is the worst I have ever tasted just syrup and food coloring go with a good slo gin Read More
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