For Those Who Are Dear To Us
2020 Day 1 "12 Days of Cocktails" Cocktail Winner
Recipe by Kyle
- 1.25 oz. Conniption Barrel-Aged Gin
- ½ oz. Green Chartreuse
- ½ oz. Mezcal
- ¾ oz. Lime Juice
- ½ oz. Cane Sugar Cinnamon Syrup (Rich 2:1)
- 2 drops Absinthe unstirred atop the drink
- 3 Candied Cranberries for garnish
For the Syrup: 4 Cups Pure Cane Sugar 2 Cups Water 2 Large Cinnamon Sticks Prepare a simple syrup using the sugar and water. Break up the cinnamon into small pieces and steep in the syrup for at least 12 hours.
For the candied cranberries: 1 cup sugar ½ cup water 2 cups cranberries Add the cranberries to a saucepan and cover with sugar and water. Heat on medium until the cranberries begin to soften. Remove from heat and allow to cool then store in a jar in the refrigerator.