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What Is Gin & Juice Drink? Answered (2022 Updated)

Last Updated on August 26, 2022 by Lydia Martin

Having a refreshment to complement every situation could be fun. Liquor with juice may be a brand-new concept unless you enjoy visiting bars.

But what is “gin and juice” called? Keep reading to find out.

What Do You Call A Gin & Juice Mix?

Gin & Juice on desk

A gin and juice mix is called a cocktail. Everything made with one or more liquor can be a cocktail drink. It evolved and gained popularity and is usually used to name an occasion. 

Some cocktails are simple and only contain two liquid parts. But other cocktails are more complex, involving a base liquor, fruit juices, spices, and even a garnish. But does gin go bad?

How Does It Taste?

Gin & juice drinks taste from sweet to sour to bitter, smooth to peppery, and hot. Any great cocktail mix starts with its star ingredient – the liquor and the fruit juice.

The right mix or flavoring selection counts when determining which taste will suit you. But what’s our favorite low-calorie gin?

Juices You Can You Mix With Gin 

Juices You Can You Mix With Gin 

Orange Juice

Orange Juice on table

We all love the bright citrus flavor of orange. It turns out that OJ is a top-grade mixer for cocktails because it can stand with most liquors. 

Mix orange juice with gin to make Orange Blossom or Sunrise Gin and Juice. 

Pineapple Juice

Pineapple Juice

Pineapple looks and tastes like a summer vacation because of its tropical and summer vibes.

This fruit can go along with gin because pineapple’s sweetness and sourness will help cut the bitterness in the glass.

Grapefruit Juice

Gin, ripe grapefruit juice, and a dash of salt are three-piece perfection. They call it the Salty Dog cocktail drink. It is one of those beverages where you can be a little thrifty. 

The grapefruit can be slightly sour, but the salt balances it perfectly [1].

Read: What Does Gin Taste Like?

How To Mix Gin & Juice 

How To Mix Gin & Juice 

Preparing this drink has never been easier than ever. This simple cocktail drink has two main ingredients. And you only need to remember two major steps. That is, mix and pour. 

Mix the ingredients and pour them into your favorite cocktail glass. Don’t forget to enjoy it.

The Best Gin & Juice Cocktail  Recipe 

Prep Time: 5 minutes

Total Time: 10 minutes

Ingredients: 

  • 2oz London Dry-style gin
  • 1 ½ oz grapefruit juice
  • 1oz lime juice
  • ½ oz simple syrup
  • Grapefruit wedge (for garnish)

Instructions: Combine and shake grapefruit, gin, lime juice, and simple syrup with ice. Then pour the mixture with the ice into a highball glass. Put the wedge of grapefruit as garnish.

Serving: 1

FAQs 

Aside from juice, can you mix gin with Coke?

Yes, you can mix gin with Coke aside from juice. This drink, Cubata comes from the Spanish version of rum and Coke or Cuba Libre.

It’s an incredible mix of zingy, bubbly, and sweet flavors. Just add citrus to cut through the sugariness of the cola and make it more fascinating.

How do you make Snoop Dogg’s Gin and Juice?

To make Snoop Dogg’s Gin and Juice, you must mix ice and pineapple juice on top of club soda, a little rosemary, Ciroc vodka, and Indoggo gin in a shaker. Pour into a glass and garnish with blood orange wedges. 

Final Verdict

Gin and juice is a simple cocktail drink that is fruity and refreshing and is always a crowd-pleaser. Depending on your taste, you can have the full authority to mix one juice with another. 

These simple-to-make cocktail drinks can keep you enjoying your friends and family time on a busy night, which can always be a winning combo.

Reference:

  1. https://www.thespruceeats.com/salty-dog-cocktail-recipe-759802

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