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Aquavit 77

1.5 oz Aquavit

1oz lemon

¾ oz st germain

¼ oz simple

Cava

Sage
1. Combine aquavit, lemon, St. Germain, and simple syrup into a shaker tine with ice.

2. Shake well, about 30 seconds, until chilled.

3. Double strain into a coupe glass or flute. Top with sparkling wine and garnish with sage leaf or lemon peel. Enjoy!

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Funeral on 77th Street

This absinthe and elderflower French 75 riff is perfect for when you want something a little sweet, a little sour, and a little more adventurous than your average cocktail. A perfect introduction to absinthe for newbies, this cocktail is best served with ice cold sparkling wine and a fresh rosemary garnish.

1 3/4 oz Gin

1 1/4 oz Lemon

3/4 oz Honey Syrup (4:1 honey to water)

1/4 oz St. Germain Elderflower

1/4 oz Absinthe

Lemon peel

Cold Prosecco or Cava

  1. Combine gin, lemon, honey, St. germain, and absinthe into a cocktail shaker with ice.
  2. Shake well until frothy, about 30-45 seconds.
  3. Double strain into a large coupe glass. Top with desired amount of Prosecco or cava.
  4. Express a lemon peel over the surface of the cocktail and garnish with a sprig of fresh rosemary.

NOTE: For a Slightly sweeter drink, increase measurement of St. Germain Elderflower Liqueur from 1/4 oz to 1/2 oz.