South Side

South Side - Gin Cocktail

About The South Side Cocktail

A simple, minty classic, the South Side is the perfect introduction to gin cocktails.

Ingredients in the The South Side Cocktail

  • 5 Mint leaves
  • 1 oz Simple syrup (one part sugar, one part water)
  • 1 oz Lemon juice
  • 2 oz No. 3 Gin
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How to make The South Side Cocktail

In a shaker, muddle the mint and simple syrup. Add the lemon juice and gin, and fill with ice. Shake, and double-strain into a cocktail glass. Garnish with a mint sprig.

Other Information

Watch top San Francisco bartender Kevin Diedrich make a South Side in our How to Cocktail video below.

 

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Discussion

  • krb posted 8 months ago

    This is one of my all-time favorites!
    I would highly recommend using lime juice instead of lemon for this drink, and more mint leaves :D


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