Exploring the Perfect Blend: 3 Craft Gin Fruit Smoothie Recipes

Exploring the Perfect Blend: 3 Craft Gin Fruit Smoothie Recipes

When it comes to refreshing beverages, fruit smoothies have always been a popular choice.

However, if you're looking to add an exciting twist to your smoothie repertoire, why not incorporate craft gin?

Craft gins offer a unique flavour profile that can elevate your fruity concoctions to a whole new level. In this blog, we'll delve into three delectable fruit smoothie recipes that feature craft gin as a key ingredient.

Get ready to tantalise your taste buds and embark on a flavourful journey!

Berrylicious Gin Smoothie

Let's kick off our gin-infused smoothie adventure with a delightful blend of berries and gin. This Berrylicious Gin Smoothie combines the natural sweetness of mixed berries with the botanical notes of craft gin for a refreshing and vibrant experience.


  • 1 cup mixed berries (strawberries, blueberries, raspberries)
  • 1 ripe banana
  • 1/4 cup fresh orange juice
  • 1/4 cup Greek yoghurt
  • 2 ounces craft gin
  • Ice cubes


  1. In a blender, combine the mixed berries, banana, orange juice, Greek yoghurt, and ice cubes.
  2. Blend the ingredients until smooth and well combined.
  3. Add the craft gin to the blender and blend again briefly to incorporate the gin into the mixture.
  4. Pour into a glass and garnish with a fresh berry or mint leaves.
  5. Serve chilled and enjoy the delightful fusion of fruity flavours and gin's botanical essence.

Tropical Gin Delight

Transport yourself to a tropical paradise with this exotic smoothie that combines tropical fruits and craft gin. The Tropical Gin Delight is a perfect blend of refreshing pineapple, tangy mango, and creamy coconut, enhanced by the subtle complexity of gin.


  • 1 cup fresh pineapple chunks
  • 1 ripe mango, peeled and pitted
  • 1/2 cup coconut milk
  • 2 ounces craft gin
  • 1 tablespoon honey (optional)
  • Ice cubes


  1. Place the pineapple chunks, mango, coconut milk, craft gin, honey (if desired), and ice cubes in a blender.
  2. Blend until smooth and creamy, ensuring all the ingredients are well incorporated.
  3. Taste the mixture and adjust the sweetness by adding more honey if desired.
  4. Pour into a glass, garnish with a pineapple slice or a sprinkle of shredded coconut.
  5. Sip and savour the tropical flavours, with the gin adding a subtle layer of complexity that will transport you to an island getaway.

Citrus Gin Refresher 

Our final gin-infused smoothie takes inspiration from zesty citrus fruits and pairs them with the aromatic essence of craft gin. The Citrus Gin Refresher is a tangy and invigorating blend that combines the bright flavours of oranges and lemons with the unique botanical notes of gin.


  • 2 oranges, peeled and segmented
  • Juice of 1 lemon
  • 1/2 cup sparkling water
  • 2 ounces craft gin
  • 1 tablespoon honey (optional)
  • Ice cubes


  1. In a blender, combine the orange segments, lemon juice, sparkling water, craft gin, honey (if desired), and ice cubes.
  2. Blend until smooth and frothy, ensuring all the ingredients are well-mixed.
  3. Taste and adjust the sweetness and acidity by adding more honey or lemon juice, if needed.
  4. Pour into a glass and garnish with a slice of orange or a sprig of fresh mint.
  5. Take a sip and revel in the tangy citrus flavours, perfectly balanced with the unique undertones of gin.

Adding craft gin to your fruit smoothies is a fantastic way to introduce new dimensions of flavour to your favourite fruity blends. Whether you opt for the Berrylicious Gin Smoothie, the Tropical Gin Delight, or the Citrus Gin Refresher, each recipe offers a unique taste experience that marries the natural sweetness of fruits with the distinctive characteristics of craft gin. So, grab your blender, pick your favourite recipe, and embark on a delicious journey that combines the best of fruits and craft gin in a single glass. 




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