Summer Cocktails by Hella Bitter: The Southside
Hella Bitter makes fantastic small batch bitters right here in Brooklyn, and they’re sharing some of their favorite summer cocktails – both old classics and new creations – all season long!
Adding citrus bitters puts a slight variation on a classic cocktail. Once you try this one, it’ll quickly become one of your go-to warm weather drinks!
2 oz Gin
.75 oz Fresh Lime Juice
.5 oz Simple Syrup
6 fresh mint leaves
3 dashes Hella Bitter Citrus
1. Muddle mint leaves in a shaker.
2. Add all other ingredients, top with ice and, shake vigorously for 6 to 8 seconds.
3. Strain over fresh ice and enjoy! With all those beautiful flecks of mint, garnish is totally optional.
STOCK YOUR SUMMER BAR