War & Peas Cocktail Recipe

War & Peas Cocktail Recipe
peas and war

FIG Santa Monica

peas and war

War & Peas is a bacon-inspired cocktail from FIG in Santa Monica, Calif. It's not only delicious but so creative! Who would have thought of infusing vodka with peas? The flavors are big, bold, and certainly for the bacon lovers out there. 
 

Ingredients

  • 2  Ounces  Sugar Snap Peas Karlsson's Vodka
  • 3/4  Ounces  lime
  • 1/2  Ounce  mint simple syrup
  • proscuitto

Directions

Combine all the ingredients in a shaker with ice and shake well. Strain mixture into a Coupe glass and serve with a crispy proscuitto garnish.  To make pea vodka: Blend 1 bottle of voda with two cups of fresh peas. Let sit in a cooler overnight and strain through a chinois.

Nutritional Facts

Total Fat
16g
23%
Sugar
4g
4%
Saturated Fat
2g
8%
Carbohydrate, by difference
42g
32%
Protein
2g
4%
Vitamin C, total ascorbic acid
2mg
3%
Vitamin K (phylloquinone)
1µg
1%
Calcium, Ca
1mg
0%
Choline, total
1mg
0%
Fiber, total dietary
8g
32%
Fluoride, F
1µg
0%
Folate, total
24µg
6%
Iron, Fe
1mg
6%
Magnesium, Mg
4mg
1%
Niacin
1mg
7%
Phosphorus, P
24mg
3%
Selenium, Se
4µg
7%
Sodium, Na
165mg
11%
Water
30g
1%

Pea Shopping Tip

Legumes are high in a number of nutrients, especially protein and fiber – filling you up with relatively few calories.

Pea Cooking Tip

Beans are done when they can be easily mashed with a fork – make sure to test a few in case they have not cooked evenly.