French Soda

Ingredients

  • London dry gin 1 12 oz.
  • Blue curacao liqueur 0.15 oz.
  • Sugar syrup 34 oz.
  • Lime juice 1 oz.
  • Club soda 2 12 oz.
  • Sugar cubes 0.15 oz.
  • Ginger root 0.15 oz.
  • Ice cubes 7 oz.

Directions

  1. Place a slice of ginger root into a shaker and muddle
  2. Pour in 1 oz of lime juice, 0.75 oz of sugar syrup and 1.5 oz of gin
  3. Fill the shaker with ice cubes and shake
  4. Fine strain into a chilled sour glass
  5. Soak a sugar cube with blue curacao liqueur, so that the sugar cube becomes bright blue
  6. Place an absinthe spoon with sugar cube on top of the sour glass
  7. Pour club soda through the sugar to the top and stir gently