Summer Rye Cocktail • Recipe

This recipe was collected from Tales of the Cocktail 2011.

1½ parts Sazerac Rye Whiskey*
¾ part St-Germain
¼ part Simple Syrup
¾ part Freshly Squeezed Lemon Juice
1 part Freshly Pressed Apple Juice (cloudy)
¾ parts Champagne
Method: Shake first 5 ingredients with ice, except for Champagne, and strain into an ice-filled Collins glass. Top with Champagne, and garnish with cubed apples.
*Substitute Rittenhouse Rye or Michter’s Rye

About Tales of the Cocktail®

Tales of the Cocktail® is the world’s premier cocktail festival, bringing together the most respected minds on mixology for five days of cocktails, cuisine and culture. Held annually in New Orleans, this international event has something for cocktail professionals and enthusiasts alike with a spirited schedule of seminars, dinners, competitions and tasting rooms where brands showcase their latest products. Tales of the Cocktail® returns in 2013. Join the celebration July 17th-21st, 2013.

About the New Orleans Culinary and Cultural Preservation Society

The New Orleans Culinary and Cultural Preservation Society (NOCCPS) is a non-profit organization committed to preserving the unique culture of cocktails and cuisine in New Orleans and beyond. Since it’s founding in 2006 the NOCCPS has supported members of the hospitality industry through programs like the new Apprentice Aid Fund, providing financial assistance to former apprentices in times of medical need, the Cocktail Apprentice Scholarship Program and the Flo Woodward Memorial Scholarship as well as the production of events like Tales of the Cocktail®.


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