Queen Bee Cocktail- #FlowerCocktailHour
Honey is an appropriate ingredient for this week’s flower cocktail, the Queen Bee. J creates the Queen Bee Cocktail- on Episode #303- Pollinators in Bloom – Watch NOW!
See J create the Flower Arrangement- that goes with the “Queen Bee” Cocktail – and featured in this segment- in this Episode of Behind the Bloom (COMING SOON!)
Ingredients List for Queen Bee Cocktail!
1½ oz. bourbon
¾ oz. Amontillado sherry
¾ oz. thyme-honey syrup
¼ oz. fresh lemon juice
1 dash Angostura bitters
Simple syrup (1:1 proportion) to taste
Tools: shaker, strainer
Glass: punch or coupe
Garnish: thyme sprig or other flowering herb
To create the Queen Bee Cocktial – follow these simple instructions:
Combine the ingredients in a shaker with ice and shake until chilled.
Strain into a glass over crushed ice.
Garnish with Thyme sprig.
Here’s a quick recipe for an Herb Infused Simple Syrup- perfect for the Queen Bee Cocktail- improvise different herbs to create an exclusive flavor for your Queen Bee Cocktail recipe!
Thyme-Honey Syrup 1 cup hot water
1 cup honey
5 sprigs of thyme
Steep the thyme in hot water for 15 minutes.
Stir in the honey.
Strain the thyme out of mixture, then store in the refrigerator for up to 2 weeks.