9 Spring-Inspired Cocktails
As daylight hours get longer and the temperatures warm up, wardrobes aren't the only things in need of refreshing.
Written by Adam Rathe and Lindsay Silberman
1 oz of Gin
3/4 oz Fresh Lemon Juice
1/2 oz Sage-Infused Simple Syrup
In a mixing glass combine the above ingredients. Top with ice. Shake/Strain over fresh ice in a Highball glass. Add 1 oz of Lestura Strawberry
(For Sage-Infused Simple Syrup)
1 cup water
1 cup granulated sugar
1/2 cup roughly torn sage leaves
Make simple syrup as advised above. Add the sage to the pot, stir and remove from the heat. Allow to steep for about 15 minutes. Strain the sage out and allow the syrup to cool to room temperature. Transfer to a glass jar or bottle and store in the refrigerator. Garnish with a strawberry fan, sage spring or lemon twist.
"A refreshing cocktail that wakens your taste buds from the winter blues." – Hector Acevedo, Mixologist, Fontainebleau Miami Beach