That Rye Nectar
This cocktail comes to us from our new Tasting Room Manager, Denise Petty. Denise is a Loudoun County native and joined our team in July. She's a food and beverage pro, and we're so grateful to have her on our team.
1½ oz Catoctin Creek Roundstone Rye
¼ oz fresh lime juice
¼ oz local honey
1 oz fresh, fine strained orange juice
3-4 drops of orange blossom water
garnish with orange peel and honey comb
Stir together fresh squeezed lime juice, local honey and Catoctin Creek Roundstone Rye until honey is even throughout. Add fresh squeezed orange juice, use a fine strainer to remove all pulp and seeds. Shake vigorously with ice. Strain into glass, top with 3 to 4 drops of orange blossom water. Garnish with orange peel around honey comb.
Recipe courtesy Denise Petty