"Float Away" Hibiscus Cocktail

July 23, 2018 18:41
Sean Doran, Bartender, Brass Monkey, New York City
Makes 1 Cocktail
This recipe was submitted as part of the official Tales Of the Cocktail Competition 2018, New Orleans, LA, USA


Float Away Hibiscus Cocktail

Glass Used: Coupé


Chill coupe glass with ice and water 3/4 of the way up
2oz Hendrick Gin
3 drops hibiscus bitters
1oz lemon sugar syrup ( Homemade lemon sugar syrup (1 part sugar, 0.5 part water, 0.5 part fresh lemon juice)
Shake with ice

Rub inside of chilled coupe with lemon shaving 
Strain and pour into chilled coupe glass
Add 2oz of prosseco
Spoon pour Cab sav float


Lemon shaving


I wanted to pair my two favourite drinks, gin and red wine.