- 2 ounces vodka
- 1-ounce lemon juice
- ¾ ounce rosemary simple syrup
- 2 ounces of club soda
- Rosemary sprig, for garnish
- Combine the vodka, lemon juice, and rosemary simple syrup in a cocktail shaker filled with ice.
- Shake until well-chilled.
- Strain into a glass filled with ice.
- Top with club soda.
- Garnish with a rosemary sprig.
What Makes the Rosemary Fizz Cocktail Special?
The Rosemary Fizz Cocktail is a refreshing and flavorful drink that is perfect for any occasion. The combination of vodka, lemon juice, and rosemary simple syrup creates a unique and delicious flavor that is sure to please everyone. The addition of the club soda adds a touch of fizziness that makes the drink even more enjoyable.
History of the Drink
The Rosemary Fizz Cocktail is a relatively new drink, but it has quickly become a popular choice among cocktail lovers. The drink was first created in the early 2000s by a bartender in New York City. The bartender was inspired to create the drink after trying a rosemary-infused gin. The bartender loved the flavor of the gin, so he decided to create a cocktail that would highlight the flavor of rosemary.
- What is the difference between a rosemary fizz and a gin fizz?
A rosemary fizz is a type of gin fizz that is made with rosemary simple syrup. A gin fizz is a classic cocktail that is made with gin, lemon juice, sugar, and club soda. The main difference between the two drinks is the addition of rosemary simple syrup to the rosemary fizz.
- What is rosemary simple syrup?
Rosemary simple syrup is a sweet syrup that is made with rosemary and sugar. To make rosemary simple syrup, combine equal parts sugar and water in a saucepan. Bring the mixture to a boil, then add the rosemary sprigs. Remove the pan from the heat and let the syrup steep for 30 minutes. Strain the syrup and discard the rosemary sprigs.
- What type of gin should I use for a rosemary fizz?
Any type of gin can be used for a rosemary fizz, but a dry gin is the most common choice. Dry gin has a light, refreshing flavor that pairs well with the rosemary simple syrup.
- What type of club soda should I use for a rosemary fizz?
Any type of club soda can be used for a rosemary fizz, but sparkling mineral water is a good choice. Sparkling mineral water has a more complex flavor than regular club soda, and it will add a touch of elegance to the drink.
- How should I garnish a rosemary fizz?
A rosemary fizz can be garnished with a variety of things, but a rosemary sprig is the most common choice. A lemon slice or a lime wedge can also be used as a garnish.
- What is the best way to serve a rosemary fizz?
A rosemary fizz is best served chilled. The drink can be served in a rocks glass or a highball glass.
- Can I make a rosemary fizz ahead of time?
Yes, you can make a rosemary fizz ahead of time. The drink can be made up to 24 hours in advance. To make a rosemary fizz ahead of time, simply combine the vodka, lemon juice, rosemary simple syrup, and club soda in a pitcher. Refrigerate the pitcher until ready to serve.
- How many calories are in a rosemary fizz?
The number of calories in a rosemary fizz will vary depending on the ingredients used. A typical rosemary fizz contains about 150 calories.
- Is a rosemary fizz a healthy drink?
A rosemary fizz is not a particularly healthy drink. The drink contains alcohol, sugar, and calories. However, the drink does contain some health benefits. Rosemary is a herb that has been shown to have a number of health benefits, including boosting the immune system, reducing inflammation, and improving cognitive function.
- Is a rosemary fizz a good drink for pregnant women?
No, a rosemary fizz is not a good drink for pregnant women. Alcohol is not safe for pregnant women to consume.