Lavender Lemon Cocktail

Lavender Lemon Cocktail
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The subtle flavors of gin and lavender go hand in hand for this perfectly pretty cocktail. A touch of citrus brings out a brightness and fragrance in the herb that is satisfying for any palate.This recipe is courtesy of Sparkling Ice.
  • 4 tablespoon dried lavender
  • 1/2 cup sugar
  • 1/2 cup water
  • 1 1/2 ounce gin
  • 1 ounce lemon juice
  • 1 ounce lavender syrup
  • 4 ounce lemon lime sparkling ice
  • lemon twist and lavender sprig for garnish (optional)
  1. In a saucepan over medium-high heat, bring the sugar and water to a boil. Stir to dissolve sugar.
  2. Add lavender and bring to a simmer.
  3. Remove from heat and allow the ginger to infuse for 30 minutes.
  4. Pour syrup through a finer strainer into an airtight container.
  5. Fill a glass with crushed ice.
  6. Pour the gin, lemon juice, and the lavender syrup over the ice and stir.
  7. Float with Lemon Lime Sparkling Ice.
  8. Garnish with a lemon twist and lavender spring, then serve.