Ginger Beer & Gin Cocktail

  • Author: Michelle Minnaar
  • Prep Time: 5 minutes
  • Cook Time: 0 minutes
  • Total Time: 5 minutes
  • Yield: 1 serving 1x


Make this gin and ginger beer cocktail recipe at home and save on the extra expense you would incur in a restaurant. Put your feet up & enjoy the cocktail.



  • 2 parts gin
  • juice of half a lemon
  • 5ml (1 tsp) caster sugar
  • ginger beer
  • ice cubes
  • orange slice to garnish
  • mint leaves to garnish


  1. Place the gin, lemon juice and sugar in a glass and stir. Add the ice cubes and top off with ginger beer. Stir gently and serve immediately.


  • If you are lucky enough to own a cocktail shaker then shake the gin, sugar and lemon juice with some of the ice, strain into the glass and top off with ginger beer. Stir gently and serve.
  • Just multiply the ingredients according to how many people you serve.
  • Category: Drinks
  • Method: Mix
  • Cuisine: British


  • Serving Size: 1 serving
  • Calories: 302
  • Sugar: 26.15 g
  • Sodium: 55 mg
  • Fat: 12.75 g
  • Saturated Fat: 11.15 g
  • Carbohydrates: 31 g
  • Protein: 2.45 g