Cocktails with Fresh Herbs!
Updated: Mar 30, 2020
There is nothing like a refreshing beverage made with all natural ingredients. Enjoy these 3 simple favourites that are made with fresh herbs, fruits & berries from our organic homestead. Adjust the ingredients to use more/less juice, vodka, herbs, etc, Of course you can always replace the vodka/gin or rum with sparkling water for a non-alcoholic blend.
Raspberry Basil Julep Martini - Muddle 6 rasberries with 1TBL shredded basil leaves, 1/2 C ice, add 2 oz gin or raspberry vodka, 1 Tbl fresh lime juice. Shake and strain
Optional: club soda, lime slices, raspberry juice
Lemon Drop Martini - 4 oz rum, muddle 16 lemon balm leaves with 1/2 lemon cut into wedges. Use 2 Tbl hot water to dissolve 2 Tbl honey, add 1 oz fresh squeezed lemon juice and 4 oz rum
Optional: club soda, lemon balm leave, lemon slice, or lemon rind for garnish
The Real Mojito - muddle 10 mint leaves, 2 Tbl cane sugar, and 1/2 lime cut into wedges, fill glass with ice, add 1.5 oz rum, and 1/2 C club soda