Thyme for Drinks
Original cocktail recipes, inspired by the flavors of the Middle East.
A sweet-and-sour #mocktail inspired by the thirteenth-century Syrian cookbook Scents & Flavors, plus recipes for delicious apricot & date mezze that are sweet, healthy, easy to make and travel well. Lemon, pomegranate, orange blossom water, saffron, apple cider vinegar and quince make for a subtle delicious non-alcoholic option for the holidays. You can also add a shot of whiskey if you like, of course (I usually do, although one friend said the non-alcoholic version is actually better because y
#cocktail #recipe Mint Lemon Julep: 2 parts whiskey, 1 lemon juice, 1 mint simple syrup, 1 water. Dashes orange flower water and bitters. Fun fact: the English word julep comes from the Arabic (and before that, Persian) word for rosewater - hence the flower water in this Middle East meets mid-South recipe.