4 Gin-Infused Recipes That Will Make Your Mouth Water

Move over, vodka. It's time to give gin the attention it deserves. This juniper-flavored spirit is perfect for so much more than just a classic martini (although we do love a good martini). Gin is incredibly versatile and can be used in all sorts of recipes, from main dishes to desserts. Keep reading for 4 mouth-watering gin-infused recipes that will have you reaching for a glass (or two).

1. Gin and Tonic Salmon: This recipe is perfect for a summertime BBQ. The gin and tonic marinade gives the salmon a refreshing flavor that's sure to please your guests. Plus, it's super easy to make! Simply combine gin, tonic water, lemon juice, garlic, and dill in a large resealable bag. Add the salmon fillets and marinate for 30 minutes. Preheat your grill to medium-high heat and oil the grates. Grill the salmon for 8-10 minutes, or until cooked through. Serve with grilled vegetables and enjoy!

Gin and Tonic Salmon

2. Gin Fizz Cocktail: Start your evening off right with this delicious cocktail! Combine gin, lemon juice, simple syrup, and egg white in a shaker filled with ice. Shake well and strain into a glass. Top with club soda and enjoy!

Gin Fizz

3. Gin and Juice: This recipe is a twist on the classic rap song by Snoop Dogg. It's perfect for those who want to enjoy a boozy beverage but don't necessarily want an overpowering alcohol taste. Simply combine equal parts gin and cranberry juice over ice in a glass and enjoy! You can also add a splash of seltzer water if you'd like.

Gin & Juice

4. Gin Martini: Last but not least, we have the classic gin martini. This drink is elegant, sophisticated, and timeless. Fill a shaker with ice and add gin and dry vermouth. Shake well and strain into a chilled glass. Garnish with an olive or twist of lemon peel and enjoy!

Gin Martini

As you can see, there are endless possibilities when it comes to recipes that include gin as an ingredient. So go ahead and stock up on your favorite bottle (or two) of gin—your taste buds will thank you!  Even better, join the CLINK gin subscription and always have new, exciting gins delivered to your door every month!