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Foggy Ridge Cider Cocktail

May 05, 2012

1/3 cup sugar

1/3 cup water

4 sprigs thyme

1 bottle Foggy Ridge First Fruit Cider

¼ cup gin

Juice of one lemon or Meyer lemon

2 to 4 chopped plums or other seasonal fruit

Make simple syrup – cook sugar and water with the herbs until sugar is dissolved. Cool and remove herbs.

Add gin, juice of one lemon and chopped plums. Chill for at least 2 hours.

Just before serving add one bottle of First Fruit or Serious Cider. Serve in a cocktail glass or a champagne flute.