The easy recipe for homemade tonic water

 Cinchona bark is the key ingredient to making your own tonic from scratch. It's easier than you think.

Cinchona bark is the key ingredient to making your own tonic from scratch. It's easier than you think.

The Gin and Tonic is a drink for all seasons, all occasions, and all ailments. Here’s the thing: a lot of the tonic water you’ll typically find is awful. Just…terrible.

There are some delicious fancypants brands you can now find pretty easily, so at least you have options. As is the case with so many things, however, it’s better to make it from scratch. And it’s not hard.

My tonic recipe continues to shift and change as I experiment with different methods, and I will surely post updates on this, but for now, I present one of the quickest, simplest tonic recipes you’ll ever find:

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