It’s Earth Day and we want to celebrate with you and share a couple of our favorite cocktails from one of the best hotel bars in San Antonio, V Bar at The Hotel Valencia. V Bar and the hotel are celebrating Earth Day with fabulously “Sustainable sips.” If you live in San Antonio, you know we are deep in the heart of Fiesta season (AKA colors, parties and lots of flowers), these drinks combine the festive fiesta season with an Happy Earth Day twist.
1 ½ oz Cap Rock Gin
¾ oz Licor 43
1 oz fresh lemon juice
¾ oz Rosemary Syrup (or muddled rosemary) ½ oz Pomegranate juice
Method: Shake and strain over ice in a wine glass, top with pom juice.
Garnish: half of rosemary sprig.
Tea Garden Cooler
1½ oz Cap Rock Gin
1 oz lime juice
¾ oz simple syrup
4 basil leaves
3 cucumber wheels
Method: Muddle cucumber and Basil in lime juice and simple syrup, add ice and spirit, ice shake and strain into a tall glass with ice and soda.
Garnish: Cucumber wheels and basil leaf
V Bar is located at 150 E Houston St, San Antonio, TX 78205 for more information please call, (210) 227-9700
(*Disclosure- defining delicious works with The Hotel Valencia on their publicity campaign. However, all opinions are our own.)