05/17/2012 12:33 pm ET Updated Aug 31, 2012

5 Gin Cocktails For Summer

Warm weather is creeping in and summer is around the corner, so we think it's time to go ahead and declare the next few months the summer of gin. These days, there's a gin out there for everyone, and the options are better than ever. And while we'll forever be fans of a classic Martini or a fizzy G&T, this season we're planning to kick back with some more varied gin cocktails, including these five refreshers. And for more on the history of gin and its modern makeover, click here.

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5 Gin Cocktails for Summer