Apple Gin Fizz

Crisp and refreshing, this cocktail puts your shaker to good use, in a fruity twist on the traditional gin fizz.

  • Prep Time 5 min
  • Total Time 5 min
  • Servings 1


cup chopped unpeeled apple
cup gin (2 oz)
tablespoon fresh lemon juice
teaspoon powdered sugar
Ice cubes
tablespoons to 1/2 cup carbonated water (3 to 4 oz)
Apple or lemon slices

  • 1 In bottom of cocktail shaker, muddle chopped apple with muddler or end of wooden spoon. Add gin, lemon juice and powdered sugar.
  • 2 Fill cocktail shaker with ice; shake until blended. Pour into lowball glass filled with ice, straining out apple and ice. Add enough carbonated water to fill glass. Garnish with apple slices.

Expert Tips

You’ll need half of a medium lemon to get 1 tablespoon of juice.

Club soda or seltzer water can be substituted for carbonated water.