You will love this cocktail and find many other uses for the lemon and thyme simple syrup than just in this drink. And if you can't think of any, we've got a few more up our sleeve this month. But for now, enjoy this refreshing cocktail tonight.
Raspberry Lemon Thyme Cocktail 2 ounces vodka ½ cup fresh raspberries 1 tablespoon lemon thyme simple syrup Thyme and fresh raspberries for garnish
Directions: To make the lemon thyme simple syrup, combine one cup of water with 2 thyme sprigs, 1 sliced lemon, and ¾ cup of sugar. Boil for about 10 minutes then simmer for another 10 to 20. Strain the liquid and allow to cool.
Combine the vodka and raspberries in a shaker and muddle well. Strain into a glass with ice, then add the cooled simple syrup. Add club soda, tonic water, or lemon-lime soda if desired!