Thirsty Thursday: Rosemary Fig Rita by Snake Oil Cocktail Co.

Another tasty creation by our partners in the upcoming March of Dimes event, Signature Chefs & Master Mixologists Gala To Benefit The March of Dimes! (November 8th… get tickets!)

In the meantime try this at home!

ROSEMARY FIG RITA

by Snake Oil Cocktail Co.

Casa Noble Crystal Organic Tequila, fresh pressed lime, organic fig and rosemary jam

Mixing Instructions:
1 oz. Casa Noble Crystal
1 oz. Fresh lime juice
1 oz. Fig and rosemary jam**

Combine all ingredients in a Boston shaker.  Add ice and shake vigorously for 30 seconds, strain into an old fashioned glass filled with fresh ice.  Snake Oil Cocktail CoGarnish with fig or rosemary sprig and serve.

**Fig and Rosemary Jam:
quarter 2 pints fresh black mission figs, and place them in a medium pot.  Add 2 cups sugar and 1 finger length sprig of rosemary to the pot.  Add a pinch of white pepper and 1 cup of water to the other ingredients.  Place the pot over medium high heat for 30 minutes.  Strain off the woody solids; passing the liquid and broken-down fruit through a medium grade sieve.  Allow to cool before use.

Tasting notes:
This magenta cocktail is striking in color and taste.  It is sweet savory and refreshing all at once.  The driving acidity of the lime gives it structure.  The rosemary and white pepper draw out the earth and spice notes in this well crafted tequila, and the soft round flavors of fig mimic and enhance the sweet fullness of the agave.

About us

Founded in September 2009, Snake Oil Cocktail Co. (www.snakeoilcocktail.com) is a La Jolla-based boutique cocktail design and consulting firm. We specialize in creating distinctive cocktails for select bars, restaurants and luxury events. Our culinary-inspired cocktails are designed with a commitment to the finest ingredients, creativity and taste.

For More information please contact check out www.snakeoilcocktail.com

Or contact  Michael Esposito // 858-752-3871 // michael@snakeoilcocktail.com

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