Inspired by the 2019 film Downton Abbey.
Once the house is clean, sit back and enjoy a royal take on the English favorite.
Ingredients for the Royal Affair
- 1.5 oz Cointreau orange liqueur
- 0.5 oz fresh lemon juice
- 2 slices cucumber
- 1 sprig mint
- 2 coins ginger
- 0.25 oz simple syrup (1:1)
- 1 dash aromatic bitters
- 3 oz dry sparkling wine
How to Make the Royal Affair
Step 1Muddle cucumber, ginger, mint and simple syrup in shaker tin.
Step 2Add Cointreau, lemon juice, bitters and ice.
Step 3Shake and strain into a chilled flute. Top with sparkling wine. Garnish with cucumber wheel, crystalized ginger, and mint on a pick.