Lemon Lavender Fizz Recipe | SAVEUR

Lemon Lavender Fizz

Homemade simple syrup infused with the heady aroma of lavender makes a unique addition to refreshing spiked lemonade.

Lemon Lavender Fizz
A recipe for a springtime cocktail with lavender simple syrup and gin.
makes 1 Cocktail

For the Simple Syrup

1 cup granulated sugar
1 cup water
1 12 tbsp. dried lavender buds

For the Cocktail

2 oz. gin
1 12 oz. lavender simple syrup
34 oz. lemon juice
1 dash club soda


Place dried lavender buds in a refillable tea bag or a mesh infuser. Bring water to a boil and add sugar, stirring until dissolved. Remove from heat, add lavender, and steep 30 minutes or up to 6 hours for stronger flavor.
Pour gin, simple syrup, and lemon juice into pint glass and stir. Top with club soda, garnish with lemon, and serve.