LEMON THYME VODKA SPRITZER
Ingredients (Makes 10 servings)Simple Syrup
- 4 whole Lemons Zested
- 8 sprigs Fresh Thyme
- 3 3/4 Cups Granulated Sugar
- 3 3/4 Cups Water
- 4 whole Lemons, Juiced
- 1 1/4 Cups Your Favorite Vodka
- 7 Cups Club Soda
- Blueberries, For Garnish
- Sliced Lemons, For Garnish
For the lemon-thyme simple syrup
In a medium saucepan, add lemon zest, thyme sprigs, sugar and water. Bring to a low boil and reduce heat to simmer for 5 minutes. Remove from heat and let the syrup cool for 15 minutes.
For the cocktail
Pour the cooled simple syrup into a pitcher and add the fresh squeezed lemon juice and tequila. Add a handful of ice cubes and fill the rest of the pitcher with the club soda. Stir well to combine. Add ice cubes, 1 sprig of thyme and a slice of lemon to a tall glass and top with cocktail. Sip and enjoy!
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