As fall quickly approaches here in New Mexico, it’s time to enjoy some of our favorite savory herbs. This Sage + Rosemary + Thyme cocktail is the perfect drink to welcome in cooler weather while using up some of our favorite savory herbs.
Sage + Rosemary + Thyme
- 2 oz. Wheeler’s Gin
- 1.5 oz. lemon juice
- .75 oz rosemary simple syrup
- Fresh thyme and sage
In mixing glass with ice, add gin, lemon juice and rosemary simple syrup. Shake vigorously and strain into a martini glass. Garnish with thyme and sage.
Rosemary Simple Syrup
- 1/2 cup Sugar
- 1/2 cup water
- 2 sprigs rosemary
In a medium saucepan, bring sugar and water to a simmer, stirring constantly until sugar dissolves. Remove from heat and add rosemary. Let sit 45 minutes. Strain into a container. Rosemary Simple Syrup will last two weeks; refrigerated.
Recipe courtesy Santa Fe Spirits.
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