How to make the perfect gin & tonic
Apparently you're doing it all wrong if you've been adding a slice of lime to your g&t. A slice of lemon is better as it marries with the natural zestiness of a gin. However it is not the ideal compliment. Intrigued?
Scientific research has revealed that the fruit that best fits with a gin and tonic is... *drum roll please*
a slice of mango!
Apparently, mango garnished with a grind of black pepper makes the perfect gin tonic flavour explosion.
Is there anything else to remember?
You need plenty of ice and a balloon glass (not a hi-ball). With 80% of flavour coming from smell, you'll want the full impact.
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