Red Riding Hood

Red Riding Hood
The bright fruit flavors of red currant meld with the intricate flavor of Root, a root beer-inspired spirit with notes of birch, dusky spice, bright herbs, and vanilla, to create the drinkable version of a walk in the woods.Maxime Iattoni

The bright fruit flavors of red currant meld with the intricate flavor of Root, a root beer-inspired spirit with notes of birch, dusky spice, bright herbs, and vanilla, to create the drinkable version of a lush walk in the woods. With its crimson hue, it reminds us of no one so much as our favorite fairy tale heroine.

Red Riding Hood
The bright fruit flavors of red currant meld with the intricate flavor of Root, a root beer-inspired spirit with notes of birch, dusky spice, bright herbs, and vanilla, to create the drinkable version of a lush walk in the woods. With its crimson hue, it reminds us of no one so much as our favorite fairy tale heroine.
Yield: makes 1 Cocktail

Ingredients

  • 2 oz. root beer liquor (like Root)
  • 2 oz. fresh lemon juice
  • 1 12 oz. simple syrup
  • 2 12 tsp. red currant preserves

Instructions

  1. In an ice-filled cocktail shaker, combine all ingredients and shake well. Strain over fresh ice into a rocks glass.