Pomegranate Rosemary Gin Sparkler -- Packed with pomegranate juice, rosemary simple syrup, and gin, this pomegranate and gin cocktail will help you get you through the long winter days | wearenotmartha.com
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Pomegranate Rosemary Gin Sparkler

Packed with pomegranate juice, rosemary simple syrup, and gin, this pomegranate and gin cocktail will help you get you through the long winter days.
Prep Time10 mins
Cook Time12 mins
Total Time22 mins
Course: Drink
Cuisine: American
Keyword: Cocktails, Gin, Pomegranate
Servings: 2
Author: Sues

Ingredients

  • 1 cup sugar
  • 1 cup water
  • 2 sprigs rosemary, plus more for garnish
  • 6 oz. pomegranate juice
  • 3 oz. gin
  • Soda water, to top
  • Pomegranate arils, for garnish and/or ice cubes (optional)

Instructions

  • Bring sugar and water to a boil in a medium saucepan.
  • Add two rosemary sprigs, lower heat, and let simmer for about 10 minutes, until syrup thickens.
  • Remove syrup to a jar or bowl and let cool.
  • Fill a cocktail shaker with ice, along with 6 ounces pomegranate juice, 3 ounces gin, and 1 ounce simple syrup (If you like a stronger cocktail, feel free to add a little more gin).
  • Shake it up and then divide into two glasses filled with ice.
  • Top with soda water, a sprig of rosemary, and pomegranate arils for garnish.
  • Optional: Place pomegranate arils in the bottom of an ice cube tray, fill with water, and freeze. Use ice cubes in cocktail glasses.