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Mannheim Steamroller Peppermint Infused Gin Cocktail

Recipe from Beefeater Gin.

Ingredients

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Peppermint Infused Gin Ingredients: (makes enough gin for four cocktails)

Peppermint Infused Gin Cocktail Ingredients:

  • 3/4 ounce fresh lime juice
  • 1/2 ounce simple syrup
  • 1 egg white
  • Crushed starlight peppermint candies, for garnish
  • Mini candy cane, for garnish

Special Equipment:

Instructions

  1. Make the peppermint infused gin (makes enough for four drinks):
  2. Blend 6 starlight mints with 8 ounces of gin in a blender, until mints are fully dissolved (about 90 seconds).
  3. Make the peppermint cocktail:
  4. Moisten the rim of a martini glass with simple syrup. Dip rim in crushed peppermint candy.
  5. Shake 2 ounces of peppermint infused gin, lime juice, simple syrup and egg white with ice and strain into a cocktail glass. Garnish with a mini candy cane.

Notes

No need to let the peppermints sit in the gin. By blending them the gin is ready to use immediately! Makes enough peppermint infused gin for four cocktails.

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