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Transfusion

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Bryan Schneider

The Transfusion is a golf club standard made with vodka, ginger ale and grape juice. This twist combines homemade ginger syrup with Concord grape juice ice cubes that slowly infuse the drink with fall flavor.

Ingredients

  • 2 ounces vodka
  • 1/2 ounce ginger syrup*
  • 1/2 ounce fresh lime juice
  • Concord grape juice ice cubes
  • 2 ounces club soda
  • Garnish: concord grape
  • Garnish: crystallized ginger

Steps

  1. Add the vodka, ginger syrup and lime juice into a shaker with ice and shake.

  2. Strain into a rocks glass over the Concord grape juice ice cubes.

  3. Top with the club soda.

  4. Garnish with a Concord grape and piece of crystallized ginger.

  5. *Ginger syrup: Add 1 cup fresh-pressed ginger juice and 2 cups sugar to a pot over medium heat. Stir until the sugar dissolves and remove from heat.