Give me Moro

 Give me moro - Sicilian gin cocktail

 

A taste of Sicilian summer.

Ingredients

35ml Salcombe Gin 'Start Point'
10ml Mondino Amaro
10ml Solerno
10ml Sugar syrup
2 sprigs of thyme
The juice of a blood orange
A blood orange wheel
A blood orange peel twirl
Crushed ice

METHOD

  • Fill a tumbler with crushed ice
  • In a Boston Shaker, add Salcombe Gin 'Start Point', Mondino Amaro, Solerno, sugar syrup and a sprig of thyme and shake vigorously
  • Double strain the mixture by placing a julep strainer on top of the boston shaker and  pour through a fine mesh strainer into the glass over the crushed ice
  • Add the juice of a blood orange
  • To garnish add a slice of blood orange, a twisted slice of orange peel and a sprig of thyme.