Lemon Thyme Gin Sparkler | QUITOKEETO: Make simple thyme syrup with 2 c. water, 1 c. sugar, 3 T fresh thyme to a simmer for a few minutes. Remove from heat and let sit for 10 min. Strain. For each drink, combine 2 T gin, 1 T fresh lemon juice, 2 t thyme syrup. Add ice cubes, stir and top off with 3 T soda water or tonic.