A simple, minty classic, the South Side is the perfect introduction to gin cocktails.
- 2 oz No. 3 gin
- 5 Mint leaves
- 1 oz Simple syrup
- 1 oz Fresh lemon juice
- Garnish: 1 None Mint sprig
In a shaker, muddle the mint and simple syrup.
Add the lemon juice and gin, and fill with ice.
Shake, and double-strain into a cocktail glass.
Garnish with a mint sprig.