Raspberry Thyme Gin Rickey
 
Ingredients
  • ½ cup water
  • ½ cup raw sugar
  • 4 lavender sprigs
  • 1 thyme sprig (and a bit extra for garnishing)
  • 8 raspberries (and a few extra for garnishing)
  • ¼ cup gin
  • 1 tablespoon. lavender syrup
  • 2 teaspoon lime
  • Orange zest, to taste
  • Ice, as needed
  • Club soda, as needed
Instructions
  1. In a saucepan, combine ½ cup of water, ½ cup of raw sugar, and 4 lavender sprigs.
  2. Boil until the sugar has dissolved.
  3. In a cocktail shaker, muddle 1 thyme sprig and 8 berries.
  4. Add ¼ cup of gin, 1 Tbsp. of lavender syrup, 2 tsp. of lime, orange zest, and ice; cover and shake.
  5. Strain into an ice-filled glass and add club soda.
  6. Garnish with raspberry and thyme.
Recipe by Wolff's Apple House at https://wolffsapplehouse.com/new-years-eve-recipes-cocktails/