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Cocktail of the Week
Week 9: Line-Up Depth
This late in the season, let’s test out what’s been chillin’ on the back shelf
2oz Japanese Whisky
3oz Sencha Green Tea
1oz Yuzu Ginger Lemongrass Syrup
6oz Sencha Green Tea
1.5oz Yuzu Ginger Lemongrass Syrup
Meet Week Prep 1: Yuzu Ginger Lemongrass Syrup
2 Lemongrass Stalks, crushed flat and roughly chopped
50g Fresh Ginger, sliced thin
60ml Yuzu Juice
Combine all ingredients in a saucepan over medium heat until sugar dissolves. Remove from heat and let steep for 20 minutes. Strain out solids and store in airtight container until ready to use.
Meet Week Prep 2: Sencha Green Tea
Find your favorite Sencha Green Tea and steep to listed instructions. Chill in the fridge until ready to use.
Make the Drink:
Stir together Syrup and Whisky in a highball glass. Top with ice and chilled Sencha Tea.
Stick the Landing:
Garnish with Fresh Shiso.