Dry Recipes

Who says drinks need alcohol to taste amazing?  So you don't drink, can't drink, won't drink- whatever your reason for abstaining we'll make sure you still have something tasty to sip on.

 
 
The Magpie

The Magpie

 
Strawberry Shrub Soda

Strawberry Shrub Soda

The Magpie

This Mother's Day celebrate mom in style with this delicious drink symbolizing provision, protection and motherly love.  This drink is sweet and refreshing- perfect for the entire family to enjoy.

Ingredients:

1 oz Abiding Citizen Strawberry Shrub
1/2 tbsp Abiding Citizen Mint Simple Syrup
20 Drops Abiding Citizen Lavender Bitters
Sparkling Water
Ice

Directions:

Shake first three ingredients together and strain into coupe glass.  Top with sparkling water.  This drink is also easily multiplied for large gatherings.  Just stir together the first three ingredients and top with sparkling water.  Add ice just before serving to avoid extra dilution.

Shrub Soda

Ingredients:

1 oz Abiding Citizen Shrub
4-5 oz Tonic Water or Club Soda
Ice
Mint or Basil for Garnish

Directions:

Fill glass with ice.  Pour shrub into glass and top with club soda, sparkling water or tonic water.  Stir and garnish with mint, basil or whatever garnish suits your tastes.  This is a simple recipe to multiply for an event!

 
LLB

LLB

Lemon Lime Bitters (LLB)

We know, we know, you can also find this drink recipe in our seasonal section, but we love it so much we've added it twice!

Ingredients:

4-5 oz Lemon Lime Soda
1 oz Abiding Citizen Lemon Lime Shrub
1/4 oz Abiding Citizen Citrus Bitters
 

Directions:

Fill glass with ice and add soda, shrub and bitters.  Stir.  Garnish with lemon or lime and serve.

 
Citrus Bittered Soda Water

Citrus Bittered Soda Water

 
Fojito

Fojito

 
Mockarita

Mockarita

 
Definitely not so Moscow Mule

Definitely not so Moscow Mule

 
Fauxloma

Fauxloma

 
"French 75"

"French 75"

Bittered Soda Water

Ingredients:

Sparkling Water
Abiding Citizen Bitters to taste

Directions:

Pour water over ice and drop in bitters to taste.  Citrus and Lavender Bitters are favourites!  Make it fancy with a lemon peel twist for garnish.

 

Fojito

Ingredients:

1 oz Abiding Citizen Lemon Lime Shrub
3/4 oz Fresh Lime Juice
1 tbsp of Abiding Citizen Rich Mint Simple Syrup
2 dashes Abiding Citizen Citrus Bitters
Fresh Mint
Soda Water
Ice

Directions:

Fill glass with ice.  Top with shrub, lime juice, syrup and bitters.  Add fresh mint and stir.  Top with soda water.  Serve and enjoy! 

 

Mockarita

Ingredients:

1.5 oz Abiding Citizen Lemon Lime Shrub
3/4 oz Orange Juice
2 dashes Abiding Citizen Hot Pepper Bitters
Soda Water
Lime Wedge
Ice
Salt

Directions:

Cut lime into a wedge and wet rim.  Dip in salt to coat rim.  Pour ice into shaker.  Add rest of ingredients.  Shake.  Pour into rimmed glass and garnish with lime wedge.  Enjoy!

 

Definitely Not So Moscow Mule

Directions:

1.5 oz Abiding Citizen Lemon Lime Shrub or Pineapple Ginger Shrub
Ginger Beer
Splash of Lime Juice
Dash of Citrus Bitters
Ice

Directions:

Pour ice into copper mug.  Top with shrub, ginger beer and splash of lime juice.  Stir.  Add dash of bitters and enjoy.
 

Fauxloma

Ingredients:

2 oz Fresh Grapefruit juice
1 oz Abiding Citizen Lemon Lime Shrub
1 tbsp Abiding Citizen Rich Simple Syrup
1 dash Abiding Citizen MB Aromatic Bitters
Club Soda to Top
Ice

Directions:

Fill shaker with ice.  Add juice, shrub, and syrup.  Shake.  Strain into coupe glass.  Add bitters and top with club soda.  Garnish with edible flower or other fresh herb.  Enjoy.

 

"French 75"

Ingredients:

1.5 oz Abiding Citizen Lemon Lime Shrub
1 oz  Fresh Lemon Juice
Dash Abiding Citizen Lavender Bitters
Dash Abiding Citizen Citrus Bitters
Tonic Water to Top
Ice

Directions:

Add shrub, juice and bitters to shaker with ice.  Shake and pour into flute.  Top with tonic and serve.  (Note, better tonic increases the enjoyment of this drink.  We used Jack Rudy Tonic Syrup but feel free to use your favourite).