Candied Ginger Week: Ginger Syrup and Pomegranate Cocktail

 

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I thought I’d end Candied Ginger Week with a desperate plea for summer to arrive. I’m ready for you, summer. I’ve got my spritzer in hand and hot beaches in mind. Unfortunately, these days I need my other hand for my umbrella.

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Ginger Syrup and Pomegranate Cocktail

 

Ingredients (for one cocktail)

  • 150-200ml (1/2 -3/4 cup) tonic water
  • 2 ounces vodka
  • 1 tablespoon ginger syrup (recipe here)
  • A handful of fresh pomegranate seeds
  • Ice

 

Directions

 

Place pomegranate seeds in a glass and lightly crush them with a spoon.

Drop in as much ice as you’d like. Do not overcrowd the glass.

Add vodka and ginger syrup.

Top off with tonic water. Stir and serve.

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Dreaming of summer…

ginger syrup and pomegranate spritzer

… with this ginger syrup with fresh pomegranate spritzer.