This sparkling summertime cocktail from Chicago’s Pops For Champagne bar offers clean, lively flavors in each refreshing sip.
|Ingredients:||1.5 ounces Hendrick’s gin
3-5 ounces Prosecco
1 ounce sage-infused simple syrup*
|Directions:||Combine gin, sage-infused simple syrup and ice in a shaker. Shake and strain over ice in a Highball glass. Fill with Prosecco (amount determined by glass size), and stir gently. Garnish with cucumber slices and a sage sprig.
*To make the sageinfused simple syrup: Combine equal parts sugar and water and bring to boil. Lower heat, toss in a few sprigs of sage, then reduce by 1⁄3 to 1⁄2 until you achieve syrup consistency. The color should be a pale greengold color.