@bitesizedstudio is back with a new springtime fave! With refreshing cucumber and fragrant honey rose syrup, this pretty pink Tom Collins riff is the ideal patio sipper.
ingredients1½OZEmpress 1908 Gin½OZLemon Juice½OZHoney Rose Syrup*5Cucumber SlicesSoda Water (To Top)
MethodAdd the cucumber slices, lemon juice, and honey rose syrup* to a cocktail shaker and muddle. Add the Empress 1908 Gin and fill the shaker with ice. Shake to chill and combine, and strain into a glass with ice. Top with sparkling water and garnish with a cucumber ribbon or rose. *For the syrup, add ⅓ cup of rose water and ⅓ cup honey to a small saucepan over medium-low heat. Stir over heat for 2-3 minutes, until the honey has dissolved. Let it cool completely before using.