Whilst the steps are lengthy, This cocktail is truly premium. Sweet and floral, with the perfect amount of "bite".
Lemon & Rosemary Simple Syrup:
1 cup water
1 cup sugar
Rind of 1 lemon
A few sprigs of rosemary
Cocktail (per drink):
30-60ml NE10 Vodka
30ml Chilled simple syrup
30ml Chilled lemon juice
Soda or sparkling water
Garnish: lemon slices and rosemary sprigs
1. Combine water, sugar, lemon zest and rosemary in a saucepan and bring to a simmer.
2. Stir until the sugar dissolves, then remove from the heat. Allow the syrup to steep at least 15 minutes. Pour through a sieve and refrigerate until ready to use.
3. In your serving glassware pour vodka, lemon juice and chilled simple syrup. Stir gently to combine. Top off with soda or sparkling water.
4. Garnish with a slice of lemon and a sprig of rosemary.