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North Shore Gin Aperitif


Per Cocktail:
  • 1.5 ounces North Shore Gin (or other herbaceous gin)
  • .5 ounce St. Germain
  • .5 ounce thyme simple syrup (recipe included)
  • .5 ounce fresh lemon juice
  • .75 ounce fresh grapefruit juice
Thyme Simple Syrup:
  • ½ cup sugar
  • ¼ cup water
  • 8 sprigs fresh thyme


For the simple syrup, combine the ingredients in a 1 QT saucepan and bring the mixture to a boil. Lower the heat and simmer until the sugar is dissolved. Set the pan aside and allow it to cool.

Place a few ice cubes into a cocktail shaker and add the cocktail ingredients. Shake for about 15 seconds and strain the cocktail into a glass. Garnish with a thyme sprig and enjoy.


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