Gin and Tonic Sorbet

  • Yield: 6 servings


2/3cup sugar
1/3cup gin
1/4cup fresh lime juice
4teaspoons grated lime zest
1-- (28-ounce) bottle tonic water


  1. Combine the sugar, gin, lime juice and zest in a large pitcher.  Stir until the sugar is dissolved.  Stir in the tonic water gradually.  Chill for 2 hours or up to 3 days.  Stir again and pour into an ice cream freezer.  Freeze using the manufacturer's directions.


Recipe reprinted with permission from The Junior League of Jacksonville’s Toast of the Coast (The Junior League of Jacksonville, Inc., 2005).