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How to Make a Refreshing Rose Petal Pink Cocktail

Summer is the perfect time to explore new flavors and enjoy refreshing drinks that help cool you down and lift your spirits. Today, I want to share a simple yet delightful cocktail recipe that incorporates the subtle elegance of rose into a drink that’s as beautiful as it is tasty: the Rose Petal Pink Cocktail.

Rose Petal Pink Cocktail

What You’ll Need:

  • Gin, preferably a floral variety like Hendrick’s
  • Rose syrup
  • Fresh lemon juice
  • Elderflower liqueur (optional)
  • Soda water
  • Ice cubes
  • Edible dried rose buds and petals for garnish
  • Red food coloring (optional)

Preparation Steps:

  1. Start with the Glass:
    Chill your cocktail glass ahead of time. This keeps the drink cool and refreshing from the first sip to the last.
  2. Combine Ingredients:
    In a shaker, mix the gin, rose syrup, lemon juice, and elderflower liqueur if you’re using it. If you want a deeper pink color, add a few drops of red food coloring. Fill the shaker with ice to chill the ingredients well.
  3. Shake It Up:
    Give it a good shake for about 15 seconds. This mixes everything well and ensures the drink is cold.
  4. Get Your Glass Ready:
    Remove your glass from the freezer and fill it with fresh ice cubes.
  5. Strain:
    Strain the shaken mixture into your glass. Make sure to strain out the ice and any petals that might have slipped into the shaker.
  6. Add Fizz:
    Top the cocktail with a splash of soda water. This adds a light fizz that makes the drink even more refreshing.
  7. Garnish and Serve:
    Sprinkle a few dried rose buds and petals over the top. They not only look gorgeous but also subtly enhance the drink’s floral aroma.

And there you have it, a Rose Petal Pink Cocktail that’s perfect for any summer day. Whether you’re hosting a garden party, lounging by the pool, or just relaxing at home, this cocktail is sure to impress. It’s an easy way to add a bit of sophistication to your summer drink repertoire. Enjoy and stay refreshed!

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Laura Pucker

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Lindsey Chastain

Lindsey Chastain

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