The favorite lime-flavored drink of movie stars and executives
- 2 oz. Barr Hill Vodka - 1 oz. lime juice - 2 oz. ginger syrup (see below) - 6-8 mint leaves - 1 mint sprig - Club soda - Angostura Bitters
Two parts fresh ginger juice, one part water, one part demerara sugar. Bring to a boil and reduce heat to medium low. Let simmer for 10-15 minutes. Remove from heat and let cool. Strain into a clean, dry container.
In a mixing glass, add vodka, ginger syrup, mint leaves, lime juice and muddle. Add crushed ice and top with club soda. Pour all ingredients into a copper mug and top with more crushed ice. Garnish with impressive mint sprig. Float one dash of bitters atop the drink and garnish with the impressive mint sprig.