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The Pear-fect Chamomile Cooler

Serves: Makes 1 drink
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Ingredients

Chamomile Simple Syrup
1/2 cup boiling water
1/2 cup sugar
3 chamomile tea bags 

Cocktail
3/4 ounce fresh lemon juice 
1 1/2 ounce Cathead Vodka
1/2 ounce Chamomile Simple Syrup (above)
1/2 ounce Mathilde Piore liqueur 
Ice cubes
Sparkling wine, to top 
Pear slice, for garnish (optional)

Instructions

To make the simple syrup: Combine hot water and sugar and stir until sugar dissolves. Add chamomile tea packets and let sit for 1 hour to steep and cool.

To make the cocktail: In a rocks glass, combine the lemon juice, vodka, simple syrup and liqueur. Add ice and stir until the drink is well chilled. Top with sparkling wine. Garnish with pear slice. Serve immediately.

 

Photo credit: Ryan Hughley 


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