Blood Orange and Thyme Cocktail For Valentine's Day
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The Grand-Prize winning recipe of our Blogger Recipe Challenge from Singers Kitchen. This cocktail, created by Noelle Kelly, is the perfect balance of citrus and herbal flavors.
1 1 /3 cups Stirrings Blood Orange Martini Mix
1 Tablespoon fresh thyme, chopped
3 oz Grapefruit Rum
3 oz Triple Sec
Splash of Lime Carbonated Soda
Stirrings Cosmopolitan Rimmer
Blood Orange, Sliced
2 Martini glasses
Nicely chop the thyme and place in a glass with the blood orange mix to steep for a few hours. Strain and leave in fridge until ready to use.
Use a slice of blood orange line the rim of cocktail glass with juice.
Place glass upside down in the cosmopolitan rimmer and rim glass with sugar. Decorate a glass with a slice of blood orange.
In a cocktail shaker, add mix, rum, and triple sec with 2/3 cup ice and shake.
Strain cocktail into two martini glasses.
Splash some carbonated lime-flavored soda in each glass.