St Germain spritzer

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This is the perfect refreshing beverage for a Indian summer night.

Ingredients:
1/2 oz st germain
1/2 oz lime juice
1 1/2 oz vodka
Lime slice
Ice
Seltzer

Combine st germain, lime juice and vodka in a glass filled with ice. Slowly pour in seltzer and garnish with a lime.

Serves 1.

Martinique Cocktail

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In honor of Bastille Day I’m breaking out my favorite liqueur St-Germain – Vive La France! This one comes from Chow.com with a change – I was out of limes so I used meyer lemon instead. Its perfect for a hot summer day, come on what says summer more than rum?

Ingredients:
4 oz elderflower liqueur
1 oz lemon juice
1 1/2 oz light rum
Ice

Combine in a shaker. Add ice, shake and serve!

Makes 1.