oz Vodka 2 tsp lemon juice 6 raspberries 2 tsp sugar splash of Sprite Prep: Muddle raspberries, sugar, and lemon juice in a shaker. Add vodka, Sprite, and ice. Shake and serve in a sugar-rimmed martini glass.
1 cup rosemary simple syrup (Boil one cup of sugar in one cup of water with a couple rosemary sprigs thrown in. Boil until the sugar is dissolved.) 1 cup gin cup fresh lemon juice 1 bottle of Prosecco (or if you want the cocktail to be lighter)
I’m a ‘tini girl. I’ll ask even the burliest, tattoo-sleeved bartender, “Can you make a lemon drop?” Is it the strong vodka and the tart lemon juice? No ma’am. It’s that festive glass and sugared rim. Ohhh that sugared rim. I’ve got a little trick that will make every party guest swoon.
Cinnamon Rosemary Simple Syrup: ½ cup honey ½ cup water 6 sprigs rosemary 3 cinnamon sticks For the cocktail: 4 teaspoons cinnamon rosemary simple syrup 3 dashes angostura bitters 2 ounces bourbon 1 orange peel rosemary sprig for garnish, optional