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Thyme Well Spent

Thyme well spent detail
Glass:
Straight-sided tumbler
Garnish:
Sprig of thyme and lemon twist
Ingredients:

2 shots Dalmore 12yo
10ml thyme syrup
3 dashes of rhubarb bitters
Lemon peel
Lemon twist and sprig of thyme to garnish

Method

  • Prepare the lemon twist using peeler (about 3 inches long) and cut a small disc of lemon peel (no bigger than a 50p coin)
  • Take your shaker glass and add to it, the lemon peel disc, rhubarb bitters, thyme syrup, Dalmore 12yr and around 8-10 ice cubes.
  • Stir this for at least 30 seconds until the liquid level comes up to about meet the ice level.
  • At this point you can ‘dip taste’ it, it should still be quite strong, if still too strong stir for a bit longer.
  • Fill your straight-sided tumbler with ice and julep strain your liquid into the glass.
  • Twist lemon strip over drink and place on ice. Take a sprig of 2 or 3 bits of thyme and place down the side of drink.

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