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Lemon-Thyme Gin Fizz

Fresh thyme elevates this classic drink to the next level. The thyme and lemon go so well with the gin from Heritage Distilling.  It’s so fresh and aromatic. I always like to make a little bit of extra simple syrup, it will keep in the fridge for 3-4 weeks.  Hope you enjoy!

Lemon-Thyme Gin Fizz

Ingredients

  • 1.5 oz Gin
  • 1/2 oz lemon juice
  • 1/2 oz thyme simple syrup*
  • club soda

Method

  1. combine the gin, lemon juice, and simple syrup in a cocktail shaker with ice and shake vigorously.
  2. strain into glass over ice filling it 3/4 of the way and top with club soda
  3. garnish with a twist of lemon and sprig of thyme

*to make thyme simple syrup, combine 1/4 cup sugar with 1/4 cup water and several sprigs of thyme in a small saucepan and bring to a boil, reduce heat to low and allow to simmer for 5 minutes.  Allow to cool and then strain before use.