Royal Gin and Tonic
- 4 lime wedges
- 1 1/3 cups gin
- 2 cups tonic water
- 4 cups ice cubes
- 1 cup Champagne
- Skewered lime wedges
Place 4 glasses in the freezer to chill. Before serving, rub the inside of each glass with a lime wedge. For each drink, pour 1/3 cup gin, 1/2 cup tonic water, and 1 cup ice cubes in a martini shaker. Shake once or twice. Strain into a glass just until the liquid is about 2 inches below the brim (do not overfill). Top each cocktail with 1/4 cup Champagne. Serve immediately with skewered lime wedges.
- Yield: Makes 4 drinks (serving size: 1 drink)
Traditional gin and tonic gets the royal treatment with the addition of Champagne to each serving. Garnish Royal Gin and Tonic with skewered lime wedges.
|Calories per serving:||308|
|Fat per serving:||0.0g|
|Saturated fat per serving:||0.0g|
|Monounsaturated fat per serving:||0.0g|
|Polyunsaturated fat per serving:||0.0g|
|Protein per serving:||0.0g|
|Carbohydrates per serving:||12g|
|Fiber per serving:||0.0g|
|Cholesterol per serving:||0.0mg|
|Iron per serving:||0.0mg|
|Sodium per serving:||15mg|
|Calcium per serving:||1mg|
Good to Know
Diet tonic water is a great way to reduce the calories in this classic cocktail.