News Ticker

Refreshing Rhubarb Cocktails

Heating up the grill for a night on the patio at my place, requires a spirit or two.  This week our flavor of choice is rhubarb and we were on the hunt for the best rhubarb cocktails out there.  Let’s kick off spring with a spirit or two….

Refreshing Rhubarb Ginger Cooler

Refreshing Rhubarb Ginger Cooler

Rhubarb Ginger Cooler by Cocktail Times

Our first landing spot brought to a delightful concoction over at Cocktail Times.  It’s a bit more involved than simply opening a few bottles, measuring and pouring, but no more so than the time it takes creating your own simple syrup.

List of Ingredients

  • 1 ounce vodka
  • 1/2 ounce GranGala Triple Orange liqueur
  • 1 1/2 ounce Rhubarb-Ginger compote ** recipe on site
  • 1 strawberry
  • 7 mint leaves
  • 1/2 tsp fresh lemon juice
  • 1 oz Snow White Tea (a white tea with apple flavor)
  • Prosecco

For method and rhubarb ginger compote, please follow this link.  While you are over there jotting down this recipe, take a few mins and poke around the site.  It is full of “sprit”ual goodness.

Fresh and Seasonal Champagne and Rhubarb Cocktail

Fresh and Seasonal Champagne and Rhubarb Cocktail

Champagne Rhubarb Cocktail by Delicious Magazine UK.  This delightful cocktail will be a fresh and seasonal option to the trad Mimosa for Sunday Brunch.  The rhubarb syrup is made with the zest and juice of the orange, rhubarb, sugar and a splash of water.  Gin and chilled sparkling wine are added later.

Take a few minutes and browse this site, it is one of our faves here at Your Home.  Full recipe here.

Fresh and delicious Strawberry Rhubarb Sundowner

Fresh and delicious Strawberry Rhubarb Sundowner

Strawberry Rhubarb Sundowner by Cozy, Delicious.  A tasty concoction using the slightly sweet French aperitif, Lillet.  Rhubarb, strawberries, sugar, Lillet and seltzer or club soda.  Full recipe and method here.  Again, please take a few minutes and browse the site, it is full of more delicious treats than you can imagine.

Heating up the grill for a night on the patio at my place, requires a spirit or two.  This week our flavor of choice is rhubarb and we were on the hunt for the best rhubarb cocktails out there.  Let’s kick off spring with a spirit or two….

Note:  Please remember to take the link along with you to the originating site when sharing photographs and recipes.  

There are more delicious Rhubarb recipes over here at;

Tart and Tempting Rhubarb Recipes

APRIL 23, 2013

One of my favorite child hood memories is walking barefoot through the dry, chalky dust, munching on a stalk of …

Continue reading »

 

About Basil & Salt Magazine (781 Articles)
Basil & Salt Magazine is filled with recipes, cocktails, wine, beer and travel recommendations, focusing on the enjoyment of the gourmet lifestyle. Our first issue will print and be distributed in September of this year. ~Please join us and poke the 'subscribe' button on the menu to receive exclusive content found only on our printed pages.

3 Comments on Refreshing Rhubarb Cocktails

  1. Glad you liked my Strawberry Rhubarb Sundowner. Thanks for sharing!

  2. I love when you do drink posts and we get to see multiple recipes! These all look great.

We would love to hear from you!

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s