Apricot Anise Collins

Apricot Anise Collins recipe

Apricot Anise Collins Ingredients

  • 1 1/2 oz Gin


Apricot Anise Collins Instructions

Apricot Anise Collins - A Refreshing Cocktail Recipe

Apricot Anise Collins - A Refreshing Cocktail Recipe

The Apricot Anise Collins is a delightful cocktail that combines the flavors of apricot and anise to create a refreshing and unique taste. This cocktail is perfect for those who enjoy a sweet and fruity drink with a hint of spice.

Instructions

To make an Apricot Anise Collins, follow these simple steps:

  1. Fill a cocktail shaker with ice.
  2. Add 2 ounces of apricot liqueur to the shaker.
  3. Measure and pour 1 ounce of anise-flavored liqueur into the shaker.
  4. Squeeze the juice of half a lemon into the shaker.
  5. Shake the ingredients vigorously for about 10 seconds.
  6. Strain the mixture into a Collins glass filled with ice.
  7. Top off the glass with club soda.
  8. Garnish the cocktail with a lemon wedge or a sprig of fresh mint.
  9. Serve and enjoy!

Whether you're hosting a summer soiree or simply looking to try something new, the Apricot Anise Collins is a fantastic choice. Its unique blend of flavors is sure to impress your guests and leave you feeling refreshed. Give it a try and let us know what you think!


Best served in a Collins Glass.




Apricot Anise Collins Cocktail: A Refreshing Summer Drink

If you're looking for a refreshing and flavorful cocktail to enjoy this summer, look no further than the Apricot Anise Collins. This delightful drink combines the sweet and tangy flavors of apricot with the subtle licorice notes of anise, creating a unique and delicious beverage that is perfect for sipping on a hot day.

Origins of the Apricot Anise Collins

The Apricot Anise Collins is a modern twist on the classic Tom Collins cocktail, which dates back to the mid-19th century. The Tom Collins is typically made with gin, lemon juice, sugar, and soda water, but in this version, apricot liqueur and anise-flavored spirits are added to give it a new dimension of flavor.

Ingredients:

To make an Apricot Anise Collins at home, you will need:

- 2 oz gin
- 1 oz apricot liqueur
- 1/2 oz anise-flavored spirit (such as Pernod or absinthe)
- 3/4 oz fresh lemon juice
- 1/2 oz simple syrup
- Soda water
- Ice cubes

Instructions:

1. Fill a shaker with ice cubes.
2. Add gin, apricot liqueur, anise-flavored spirit, lemon juice, and simple syrup to the shaker.
3. Shake well until chilled.
4. Strain into a highball glass filled with ice.
5. Top off with soda water.
6. Garnish with a slice of lemon or fresh herbs like mint or basil.

Enjoy Your Apricot Anise Collins!

The Apricot Anise Collins is sure to become your go-to summer cocktail once you try it! Its fruity sweetness combined with the herbal undertones of anise creates a complex yet balanced flavor profile that will keep you coming back for more.

Whether you're hosting a backyard barbecue or simply relaxing on your porch after work, this refreshing drink is guaranteed to impress your guests and satisfy your taste buds. So grab your ingredients and mix up a batch of Apricot Anise Collins cocktails today – cheers!


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