Ginger Bramble

Four easy-to-find ingredients come together to make a refreshing, light, and spicy sipper.

1½ oz. vodka
½ oz. St. Germain liqueur
½ oz. fresh lemon juice
ginger beer
Tools: shaker, strainer
Glass: Collins
Garnish: lemon zest and a rosemary sprig

Combine vodka, lemon juice and St. Germain in a shaker with ice and shake vigorously. Strain over fresh ice into a Collins glass, top with ginger beer. Garnish.

Erik Guttridge, Doe Bay, Orcas Island, WA