Our very first Marlin & Barrel recipe is a tasty summer drink created by Kimberly Hanna-Wallis, Owner/Metalsmith of local La Soucique Studio-sea inspired artisan jewelry. Visit marlinbarrel.com to read more about their small batch products, made locally on Amelia Island. Submit your recipes to Tarah@tarahcoastal.com
Hello there! Here is my fave summer drink at the mo – and with Venture Vodka and FL juice, you can’t lose! I never thought fennel would work but it’s pretty tasty! And it’s fun to make your own flavored salts! Cheers!
Kimberly Hanna-Wallis Owner/ Metalsmith La Soucique Studio Artisan Jewelry
Grapefruit Fennel Fizz:
2 oz Venture Vodka
3 oz fresh Florida grapefruit juice
2 oz club soda
1/2 oz honey syrup (equal parts honey and water)
2 dashes lime bitters (or other citrus bitters)
rosemary salt, garnish
fennel fronds, garnish
Begin by adding 3-4 teaspoons of rosemary to the spice grinder. Mix with 5 tablespoons kosher salt to make the rosemary salt. Take a grapefruit wedge and run it around the rim of a glass. Dip into the salt to coat the entire rim Add the Venture Vodka, Florida grapefruit juice, honey syrup, and lime bitters to a shaker with ice. Strain into a glass and top with soda water. Garnish with fennel frond!