Flight of the Concord

Recipe by Matthew Le

Ingredients:

  • 2 oz. Wódka Vodka
  • 0.5 oz. Lemon Juice
  • 0.25 oz. Lime Juice
  • 0.75 Concord Grape Cordial*
  • muddled Thai Basil

Preparation: Muddle Thai basil with juices. Add cordial and vodka. Shake and double strain.

*Concord Grape Cordial

Simmer 1 cup of concord grapes with 1 cup of hot water. Add 1 cup of sugar and 0.5 oz. of green chartreuse. Let sit for 20 mins and add 0.25 oz. of jasmine water.

Garnish: Skewered Thai Basil and Grape

Glassware: Tall Nick and Nora

Cocktail Inspiration:

My inspiration for this cocktail came from my childhood love of grapes and how fresh they taste. Especially in a summer cocktail.