Juliet & Romeo

Description
Gin, Bitters, Lime juice, Simple syrup, Mint, Cucumber, Rose water, Salt
Ingredients
2ozGin, Beefeater
34ozLime juice
34ozSimple syrup
3drRose water
3drBitters, Angostura
3sliCucumber
3spgMint
1pnSalt
Instructions
Muddle cucumber, salt. Slap the mint. Add rest of ingredients. Let sit for 30 seconds (time allowing). Shake. Strain. Garnish with 1 floating mint leaf and 1 drop rose water on top of leaf, and 3-5 more drops of angostura on the surface of the drink.
Cocktail summary
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Drink
Created byToby Maloney, The Violet Hour, Chicago
AuthenticityAuthentic recipe
Referencehttp://www.bonappetit.com/blogsandforums/blogs/badaily/2012/05/james-bea...
Posted byendless_optimism on 07/11/2010

Comments

Zachary Pearson's picture

Thanks for the citation. Updated source per zombijosue. Added brand of gin and corrected the amount of mint from 6 to 3 springs to conform to cited recipe.

From other users

Not bad, but the cucumber, rose and mint conflict each other. Any one of them could be dropped. (3 stars)

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