Arctic Thyme Cocktail

Arctic_Thyme_5749[1]Arctic Thyme is an Icelandic herb that is an effective remedy for hangovers. Mix it with vodka to nix that benefit. It tastes like Iceland and you’re going to like it. It’s also has a beautiful pink flower that looks good at the top of a post.

Arctic Thyme Cocktail

1 oz. Reyka vodka
2 oz. arctic thyme syrup
1 oz. fresh lemon juice
pear cider

Preparation of Arctic Thyme Syrup
Work in a blender and strain through a sieve 8.8 oz. arctic thyme, 8.8 oz. sugar, and 17 oz. water.

Preparation of the Cocktail
Pour ingredients in a tall glass filled with ice. Top with pear cider. Garnish with arctic thyme flowers and a quartered burnt lemon.

This is a product of the Slippurinn restaurant in Iceland. Like them on Facebook here and follow them at @slippurinn.

The numbers might seem a bit strange and you may not have heard of some of the ingredients, but out of immense respect to the staff at Slippurinn the recipes have been recorded here according to their original recipes.

Post by Ian Sims.