Garden to Table: Orange You Glad it's 2017 Cocktail Recipe

If you're as busy as the rest of us during this time of year, you are in dire need of something refreshing, easy on the mind and simple to create. Try this garden to table cocktail recipe using as many ingredients as you can from your own indoor garden.


  • 2 ounces gin

  • 1 ounce freshly squeezed lemon or orange juice from the garden

  • 2 teaspoons sugar

  • Champagne (or sparkling wine)

  • Optional: Garnish with lemon or orange spiral, cherry & fresh thyme from the garden


  • Fill your cocktail shaker with ice. Add all liquid ingredients and sugar. Shake until chilled (about 15 seconds). Stir and garnish with your preferred citrus spiral and herbs.

  • Toast to 2017!

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