Chocolate Mint Coconut Gin Soda
Don't know what to do with your plethora of fresh herbs at the end of the summer? Make simple syrup and relax with a cocktail! This Chocolate Mint Coconut Gin Soda combines a fresh chocolate mint simple syrup, gin, and coconut seltzer water for the perfect fizzy treat.
Course: Drinks
Servings: 1 drink
Author: We are not Martha
Ingredients
  • 1 1/2 oz. Chocolate Mint Simple Syrup
  • 2 oz gin.
  • Coconut seltzer
Chocolate Mint Simple Syrup:
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 1 cup water
  • 3/4 cup chopped chocolate mint
Instructions
  1. Fill a tall glass with ice. Pour in chocolate mint simple syrup and gin. Top with coconut seltzer.
  2. Garnish with chocolate mint leaves for serving.
Chocolate Mint Simple Syrup:
  1. Combine sugar, water, and chocolate mint in a medium-sized saucepan over medium-high heat. Bring to a boil.
  2. Lower heat and let simmer for about 10 minutes, until syrup thickens.
  3. Strain mint leaves from syrup and pour syrup into jar or bowl to let cool to room temperature.