Friday, August 26, 2011

Cocktail = Huckleberry Thyme

what you need:
Penn 1681 Vodka (or your favorite vodka), 1 1/2 oz.
St. Germain Elderflower Liqueur, 1/2 oz.
Fresh Lemon Juice, 1/2 oz. 
Lemon Zest, pinch
Yellow Chartreuse Liqueur, 1/4 oz.
Agave Nectar, 1/2 oz.
Honey, 1/4 oz.
Thyme Leaves, fresh, pinch
Huckleberries, fresh, 2 oz.
how you make it:
1. Muddle the huckleberries in a shaker tin with the lemon zest.
2. Add the remaining ingredients to the tin.
3. Add ice and shake hard.
4. Double strain over ice into a Collins glass.

*Note: If you don't have agave nectar you can substitute simple syrup. If you don't have huckleberries, you can substitute blueberries.