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tonic water

n.
A carbonated beverage flavored with quinine and sugar or another sweetener. Also called quinine water, tonic.

ton′ic wa`ter


n.
carbonated water containing lemon, sweetener, and quinine, used as a mixer. Also called tonic, quinine water.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.tonic water - lime- or lemon-flavored carbonated water containing quininetonic water - lime- or lemon-flavored carbonated water containing quinine
quinine - a bitter alkaloid extracted from chinchona bark; used in malaria therapy
gin and tonic - gin and quinine water
soft drink - nonalcoholic beverage (usually carbonated)
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Ayre said: "Something in my tonic water tells me we're going up.
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I loved the mocktails, especially the rose syrup with pink grapefruit and tonic water (although at Dh25, I found it rather pricey; water is free).
The problem was that the powder had a very bitter flavour and was therefore often mixed with sugar and carbonated water to make it more palatable, effectively creating tonic water.
Strain over fresh ice and top off with tonic water.
The patient discussed herein developed a sudden and dramatic decline in peripheral platelet counts, possibly related to the consumption of tonic water.
Let James know @bakingjames GIN AND TONIC CAKE INGREDIENTS Makes one large loaf cake 150g plain flour 11/2 teaspoons baking powder FOR THE DRIZZLE 4 shots (100ml) good gin 50ml tonic water (optional) | 100g granulated sugar FOR THE CANDIED LEMONS 1 unwaxed lemon 100g caster sugar 100g water METHOD 1Preheat your oven to 170C/150C fan/Gas 3.
You'll need 50ml Martin Miller's Gin, 5ml Monin Raspberry Syrup, Fever-Tree Tonic Water, a squeeze of lime and two raspberries for garnish Half fill a high-ball with ice, add the gin and raspberry syrup, then top up with tonic.
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CLOVE KISS GIN & TONIC TWIST 50ml Bombay Sapphire gin (infused with blood orange and cloves) 100ml tonic water 2tsp caster sugar 1 green cardamom pod Method: For the blood orangeinfused gin: Take a bottle of Bombay Sapphire and pour out 50ml.