NatureSweet® Constellation™ Garden Gin and Tonic

NatureSweet® Constellation™ Garden Gin and Tonic

Course Type: Beverage

Preparation Time: 10 minutes

A refreshing, year-round cocktail

Ingredients:

  • 1 16.5-oz. container NatureSweet® Constellation™ tomatoes
  • Bloody Mary salt rimmer
  • 1 tbsp. fresh lime juice
  • Kosher salt, to taste
  • Freshly ground black pepper, to taste
  • 1/2 tsp. Worcestershire sauce
  • 1/2 tsp. bottled hot pepper sauce (e.g., Tabasco®)
  • 2 oz. gin
  • 4 oz. tonic water
  • Ice cubes
  • Cucumber slices, for garnish
  • Serrano peppers, for garnish
  • Lime wedge, for garnish
  • Extra NatureSweet® Constellation™ tomatoes, for garnish

Instructions:

  1. Rub the rims of two 12-oz. glasses with cut side of tomato to moisten. Dip rims in Bloody Mary salt to coat.
  2. Coarsely chop 1 cup Constellation™ tomatoes. Split the tomatoes between the two glasses. Muddle the tomatoes in each glass with a wooden spoon.
  3. Stir in the lime juice, salt and pepper, Worcestershire sauce, and hot pepper sauce.
  4. Add ice cubes to fill the glasses. Add 1 oz. gin and 2 oz. tonic water per glass.
  5. Serve with cucumbers, serrano peppers, lime wedge, and extra Constellation™ tomatoes.