Tuesday, May 10, 2005

The Gin Drinks

Miss J. has come through with the recipe for us, which was pretty far off from what I remembered. Here's what you do for a Gin Jenny according to Miss J.: "I fill up a 12-oz glass with ice, then add a shot of gin, a shot of lemon juice, an Equal, and then fill the rest up with ginger ale. Mmm, that makes me want one." So, let's christen the other thing an Aunt B. (I've always wanted to have a drink named after me) and that will be as follows: A shot of gin A shot of lime juice 3 packets of Equal Ice Fill the rest up with 7Up After all, one can never have too many gin drinks!

5 Comments:

Blogger the Professor said...

that wasn't that far off
considering all the things people do with alcohol, you were quite close.

when I get back to Nashville, we'll try Gin Jennys

5/10/2005 01:11:00 PM  
Blogger Aunt B said...

Well, not that close. But at least we ended up with something good so that I didn't shame the honor of Miss J.'s family.

5/10/2005 01:31:00 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

I can't believe you made this public. This is a secret family recipe!!! It's almost as bad as disclosing the ingredients to...to...Spiced Tea for goodness sakes! Holy Toledo. Are no beverage ingredients sacred anymore? I ask you.

5/10/2005 01:44:00 PM  
Blogger Aunt B said...

Oh, no, I thought that most of Miss J.'s family was safely away from all computers!

Now, I fear for my life.

Please, if you're going to hunt me down and kill me, let me get drunk on Gin Jennies first.

5/10/2005 03:31:00 PM  
Blogger Peggasus said...

Might I also suggest Squirt as an alternative? Or in my case, Diet Squirt?

It's refreshingly citrus-y. With gin or vodka.

5/10/2005 04:58:00 PM  

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