“Drinks With A Twist” takes you beyond the bottle as mixologists and tastemakers offer boozy tips for their version of modern and hip tasty drinks…a unique twist to your favorite classics! This episode we met up with Christopher Long of Libations Unlimited mixing it up in his tricked out roaming bar, for a funky version of a Seasonal Garden Cocktail…with GIN! What’s that? Well, you’ll have to watch. Grab your Stolzle glass…Libation lovers unite!
Garden Cocktail Mojito
4 Pineapple Sage Leaves
5 Lemon Verbena Leaves
½ ounce Fresh Lemon Juice
¼ ounce Fresh Ruby Red Grapefruit Juice
½ ounce Bergamot Simple Syrup
1.5 ounce Gin
Lemon Verbena Leaves and Verbena Flower
Lightly muddle 3 Pineapple Sage Leaves & 4 Lemon Verbena Leaves in a shaker. Squeeze in Lemon Juice and Ruby Red Grapefruit. Add Bergamot Simple Syrup, Gin, ice and shake. Top off with splash of soda water and add a couple of drops Lemon Bitters. Garnish with Lemon Verbena Leaves and Verbena Flower.