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Gin Sling Cocktail Recipe

Welcome to our exclusive exploration of the Gin Sling, a cocktail that promises to tantalize your taste buds and elevate your mixology experience. Whether you’re a cocktail enthusiast or a curious beginner who likes Gin, Lemon, Powdered Sugar, Water, or Orange Peel, this drink might impress.

Table of contents:

  1. Description
  2. Ingredients
  3. Instructions
  4. Nutrition
  5. Shopping list
  6. Related Cocktails
  7. FAQ
  8. Conclusion

Gin Sling Cocktail Description

The Gin Sling falls under the Ordinary Drink and Alcoholic categories, making it a perfect choice for those who appreciate a drink with character. Served in Old-fashioned glass, this drink tastes exquisite and presents itself visually appealing.

Indulge in the Gin Sling, where each of the 5 ingredients, including Gin, Lemon, Powdered sugar, Water, Orange peel, plays a crucial role in creating an unforgettable experience. This cocktail is a testament to the fusion of tradition and innovation. For similar adventures in taste, try Snowball, Irish Coffee #3, Earthquake #1.

Gin Sling Ingredients

A great cocktail starts with the right ingredients. For the Gin Sling, you will need the following:

US Metric
  • 2 oz Gin
  • Juice of 1/2 Lemon
  • 1 teaspoon Powdered sugar
  • 1 teaspoon Water
  • Twist of Orange peel
  • 59 ml Gin
  • Juice of 1/2 Lemon
  • 1 teaspoon Powdered sugar
  • 1 teaspoon Water
  • Twist of Orange peel

Each component in this cocktail plays a vital role in creating the unique flavor profile of this drink.

How to Make a Gin Sling Cocktail

Preparation time: 5
Total time: 10

Creating the Gin Sling cocktail is an art in itself. Follow these steps for the perfect outcome:

To craft this exquisite cocktail, begin by gently stirring the following ingredients: 2 oz Gin, Juice of 1/2 Lemon, 1 tsp Powdered sugar, 1 tsp Water, Twist of Orange peel. Once blended to perfection, pour into the old-fashioned glass and enjoy. The process is as enjoyable as savoring the drink itself.

Nutrition Facts for the Gin Sling Cocktail

Calories Fat Carbs Protein
454.0 0.0 113.0 0.0

Please note that the figures in the table for Gin Sling are only approximate values, as for each raw material, the manufacturers use different ingredients to make their products. A general value has been used based on the ingredients (which may be substituted) to calculate the nutrition results in this recipe. The values shown are per serving.

Shopping List for the Gin Sling Cocktail

To prepare this cocktail, ensure you have these items on your shopping list: Gin, Lemon, Powdered Sugar, Water, and Orange Peel.

Quality ingredients are key to the perfect cocktail, Gin Sling.

Interesting Facts

The ingredients used in the Gin Sling cocktail are also found in many other drinks. This list shows how many times each ingredient is used in the recipes and what proportion of each ingredient is used in the cocktail descriptions on our Cocktails recipe & Drinks site.

Used Ingredient Applied % of Total Cocktails
Gin 1429 times 8.74%
Lemon 427 times 2.61%
Powdered Sugar 208 times 1.27%
Water 321 times 1.96%
Orange Peel 30 times 0.18%

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Gin Sling FAQ

  • Q: How do you make the Gin Sling Cocktail?
  • A: Follow the detailed instructions above to mix the perfect Gin Sling.
  • Q: What ingredients do I need for the Gin Sling?
  • A: The ingredients include Gin, Lemon, Powdered Sugar, Water, and Orange Peel, all of which contribute to its unique taste.
  • Q: Which is the best glass for the Gin Sling cocktail?
  • A: In our experience, Old-fashioned glass is the best match for this drink. This glassware appears 464 times in our mixing recipes, resulting in 2.84% of the cocktailing instructions.


The Gin Sling cocktail is more than just a drink; it’s a sensory journey. From its intricate blend of flavors to its elegant presentation, this cocktail is a testament to the art of mixology. Whether you’re hosting a party or enjoying a quiet evening, the Gin Sling is the perfect addition to any occasion.

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