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Persephone's kiss cocktail
Persephone’s kiss cocktail
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Persephone's kiss cocktail
Persephone’s kiss cocktail
Looking for a cocktail that's fruity but not too sweet, and boozy but not overpowering? Look no further than the Persephone's Kiss cocktail.
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Ingredients for Persephone’s kiss cocktail

  • 1 oz Laird’s Applejack
  • ¾ oz Dolin Sweet Vermouth
  • ½ oz Plymouth Sloe Gin
  • ½ oz fresh lemon juice
  • ½ oz simple syrup

Equipment for a Persephone’s kiss cocktail

  • Stirring spoon
  • Cocktail shaker
  • Ice
  • Chilled coupe glass

Instructions for how to make a Persephone’s kiss cocktail

  • Add the Laird’s Applejack, Dolin Sweet Vermouth, Plymouth Sloe Gin, fresh lemon juice, and simple syrup in a cocktail shaker.
  • Add ice to the shaker and stir until the ingredients are well-chilled.
  • Strain the mixture into a chilled coupe glass.
  • Garnish with a lemon twist, if desired.
  • Serve and enjoy the smooth and fruity flavors of the Persephone’s Kiss Cocktail.
Persephone's kiss cocktail

Persephone’s kiss cocktail

Looking for a cocktail that's fruity but not too sweet, and boozy but not overpowering? Look no further than the Persephone's Kiss cocktail.
5 from 1 vote
Total Time 4 minutes
Course Drinks
Cuisine American
Servings 1
Calories 120 kcal

Equipment

  • Stirring spoon
  • cocktail shaker
  • Ice
  • Chilled coupe glass

Ingredients
  

  • 1 oz Laird’s Applejack
  • ¾ oz Dolin Sweet Vermouth
  • ½ oz Plymouth Sloe Gin
  • ½ oz fresh lemon juice
  • ½ oz simple syrup

Instructions
 

  • Add the Laird’s Applejack, Dolin Sweet Vermouth, Plymouth Sloe Gin, fresh lemon juice, and simple syrup in a cocktail shaker.
  • Add ice to the shaker and stir until the ingredients are well-chilled.
  • Strain the mixture into a chilled coupe glass.
  • Garnish with a lemon twist, if desired.
  • Serve and enjoy the smooth and fruity flavors of the Persephone’s Kiss Cocktail.
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Introduction

Looking for a cocktail that’s fruity but not too sweet, and boozy but not overpowering? Look no further than the Persephone’s Kiss cocktail. This delicious concoction combines the smooth richness of Dolin vermouth and the high-proof infusion of real sloeberries found in Plymouth Sloe Gin, with the tanginess of fresh lemon juice and the sweetness of homemade simple syrup. And with just a touch of Laird’s Applejack, this cocktail packs a punch that will make you feel like the Greek goddess Persephone herself.

So what does Persephone’s Kiss taste like? Picture yourself biting into a juicy, ripe plum. With just a hint of earthiness, that sweet and slightly tart taste is exactly what you’ll get with this cocktail. The Dolin vermouth brings a smooth and rich flavor, while the Plymouth Sloe Gin adds a fruity and slightly floral note. The lemon juice and simple syrup balance out the sweetness and add a refreshing tanginess, while the Laird’s Applejack ties everything together with its bold and boozy kick.

You’ll need just a few simple ingredients and some ice to make this cocktail. Stir together the applejack, sweet vermouth, sloe gin, lemon juice, and simple syrup with ice until well chilled, then strain into a chilled coupe glass. Garnish with a lemon twist or a fresh sprig of thyme for a little extra flair.

Looking to get creative? Try experimenting with different types of vermouth or gin to see how they affect the flavor of your Persephone’s Kiss cocktail. You can also try swapping out the lemon juice for lime or grapefruit for a different twist on this classic recipe.

Conclusion

With its perfect blend of fruity and boozy flavors, the Persephone’s Kiss cocktail will surely become a favorite in your repertoire. Whether you’re sipping it on a sunny patio or enjoying it by the fireplace on a chilly night, this cocktail will surely transport you to a world of flavor and fun.

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