Denim Blue Sour

Hendricks, St Germain, Creme de Violette, Sour, Soda
2ozGin, Hendrick's
12ozElderflower liqueur, St. Germain
12ozCrème de Violette
14ozSimple syrup (1:1)
18ozLemon juice
18ozLime juice
Build in a highball full of ice. Top with soda. Stir to mix. Garnish with a long lemon twist or lime wheel.
Or just use a half ounce of sour mix. Also tasty with Plymouth or even Tanqueray.
Riffing on the Stormy Morning, in the nature of the creation of the Negroni.
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tophat665 on 04/19/2013
JT Thomas
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Zachary Pearson's picture

Curated this - changed 1/2 oz Sour Mix to 1/4 oz simple, 1/8 oz each lemon and lime juice.

tophat665's picture

Spot on for how I make my sour mix.

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Probably my second favorite summer drink after Tom Collins. (5 stars)

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