Southside Cocktail

Classic Cocktail from Chicago


1 1/3 cups fresh lemon juice
2/3 cup simple syrup
1/4 cup packed fresh mint leaves
6 ounces gin
seltzer water


Muddle mint, lemon juice and symple syrup until mint flavor has been released. Divide ice and gin evenly between each glass, add lemon mint mix and top off with seltzer water. Garnish with a lemon twist, if desired.

Serves: 4