The pairing of cardamom and mint gives this cocktail a light, cool flavor that make it easy to sip.
5 mint leaves, plus 1 or 2 leaves for garnish
2 teaspoons sugar
2 cardamom pods
1 ounce freshly squeezed lime juice (from 1 lime)
2 ounces Lillet Blanc
1 ounce gin, like Hendricks
Muddle the mint leaves, sugar, cardamom pods and lime juice in the bottom of a cocktail shaker. Fill with ice and add the Lillet Blanc and gin. Shake vigorously for 10 seconds.
Strain the cocktail through both the cocktail strainer and fine-mesh strainer into a cocktail glass. Garnish with mint leaves and serve immediately.
Cocktail shaker, muddler, cocktail strainer, fine-mesh strainer
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|Nutrition Facts (per serving)|
|Amount per serving|
|% Daily Value*|
|Total Fat 0g||0%|
|Saturated Fat 0g||0%|
|Total Carbohydrate 22g||8%|
|Dietary Fiber 0g||1%|
|Total Sugars 14g|
|Vitamin C 18mg||92%|
|*The % Daily Value (DV) tells you how much a nutrient in a food serving contributes to a daily diet. 2,000 calories a day is used for general nutrition advice.|