• Cocktail of the Week: Summer Vine Frappé

16 Jul

This is the latest entry in a new every-Saturday feature being carried on three of my sites — Dowd On Drinks, Cocktail of the Week and, of course, here on Drinking New York. I’ll be combing through all sorts of sources — my own archives, old bar books, readers’ suggestions, distillers’ ideas — even press releases from breathless PR people seeking to get their clients’ products mentioned. If you have a favorite, don’t hesitate to ask.


This summer cocktail contains ingredients that, at first blush, might not seem compatible. But, they are. It is one of a series of cocktails created for the Belvedere label by Bridget Albert, master mixologist and author of “Market Fresh Cocktails.”


2 ounces Belvedere Bloody Mary Vodka (straight from the freezer)
Juice from a lemon
½ ounce rosemary syrup
3 ounces cold organic strawberry yogurt

Frappé in blender with no ice. Pour into chilled flute. Garnish with a small rosemary sprig and serve with a thick straw on the side.

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Posted by on July 16, 2011 in Cocktails


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