Mr. Beard’s Citrus Cooler
Leave it to the foodies at the James Beard Foundation to come up with a lovely summer punch recipes that extracts maximum flavor from the simplest ingredients. It couldn’t be easier to make – which is good news, since we’ve been serving them up all summer!
We’ve reworked the original recipe so you can serve up a single glass. Multiply the recipe by X and build it all up in a large pitcher if you’re making it for a crowd.
- 1½ parts Vodka or Gin or Botanical gin or Old Tom gin
- ¾ part Limoncello
- 1 part Lemon juice
- ¾ part Simple syrup or Lemon syrup or Oleo saccharum
- 4 parts Sparkling water
Build all ingredients in the order given in an ice-filled tall glass. Garnish with lemon slices and freshly-slapped mint leaves.
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- Mr. Beard’s Citrus Cooler from the James Beard Foundation