One of the best crowd-pleaser cocktails, courtesy of The Umstead Hotel & Spa, Cary, North Carolina.

Carolina Emperor preparation, drink of the week from Umstead Hotel & Spa in Cary, NC

Carolina Emperor Preparation

Photo Courtesy of The Umstead

Carolina Emperor

Ingredients:

  • 2 oz. Hendricks gin
  • 1/2 oz. St. Germain
  • 2 oz. Cucumber-Yuzu
  • 1 Ice Emerald
  • 1 oz. Fever-Tree Tonic
  • Liquid Nitrogen
  • Cucumber Twist

Preparation: Combine all ingredients except Liquid Nitrogen in a mixer and shake. Pour into glass goblet. Add in Liquid Nitrogen. Garnish with Cucumber Twist.

Umstead Lounge in the Umstead Hotel & Spa

Umstead Lounge in the Umstead Hotel & Spa

Photo Courtesy of The Umstead