Rosemary Cocktail
While champagne is all well and good on New Years Eve, why not consider surprising your guests this year with something a little unexpected. Hello!Lucky   whipped up this rosemary cocktail for their...
While champagne is all well and good on New Years Eve, why not consider surprising your guests this year with something a little unexpected. Hello!Lucky  whipped up this rosemary cocktail for their West Elm New Years party and the results are simply astounding. Equally as lovely, equally as celebratory, and just a little off the beaten path.
Rosemary Cocktail
Prep Time
5 Minutes
Cook Time
10 Minutes
Total Time
15 Minutes
Ingredients
1/4 cup Fresh Rosemary, plus more for garnish 1/2 cup Water
1/2 cup Sugar Gin
Club Soda Lemon
Instructions
1.
To make the simple syrup, grind 1/4 cup of rosemary in a food processor or coffee grinder
2.
Place 1/2 cup water in a pot & bring to boil
3.
Dissolve 1/2 cup sugar & rosemary paste into the boiling water, stirring constantly.
4.
Once the sugar is dissolved completely, remove the pan from the heat. (Note: Do not allow the syrup to boil for too long or the syrup will be too thick.)
5.
Allow to cool completely (it will thicken as it cools).
6.
Pour 1 1/2 ounces of gin into a cocktail shaker with 3/4 ounces of rosemary syrup, & a squeeze of lemon juice. Fill remainder with club soda.
7.
Shake well, pour, and garnish with rosemary!
Photographer: Blake Bronstad | Styling + Design: Hello!Lucky | Party in a Box: West Elm