Gin Rickey With Raspberry Essence
2 ounces gin
2 tablespoons freshly squeezed lime juice
Splash (or two) of raspberry simple syrup
4 ounces sparkling lime mineral water
2 Lime slices, for garnish
Fresh thyme sprig, for garnish
lace a good amount of ice in a highball glass and set aside.
Using a cocktail shaker add the gin, lime juice, simple syrup and a handful of ice. Shake vigorously for 30 seconds.
Strain into the prepared highball glass. Top with sparkling mineral water. Garnish with 1-2 lime slices and a fresh sprig of thyme.