Fresh Ginger Beer

Fresh Ginger Beer
Ginger Beer
Ginger root is peeled, cubed, and then juiced in an electric juicer to create the spicy, intense base to which lime juice, simple syrup, and soda water are added. Get the recipe for Fresh Ginger BeerSAVEUR

Charles Joly of Chicago's Aviary bar gave us the recipe for this fresh approach to ginger beer. Ginger root is peeled, cubed, and then juiced in an electric juicer to create the spicy, intense base to which lime juice, simple syrup, and soda water are added. Along with your favorite spirit, it makes a wonderfully aromatic, charismatic cocktail.

Fresh Ginger Beer
Ginger root is peeled, cubed, and then juiced in an electric juicer to create the spicy, intense base to which lime juice, simple syrup, and soda water are added.
Yield: makes 1 Cocktail

Ingredients

  • 1 oz. fresh lime juice
  • 1 oz. simple syrup
  • 12 oz. fresh ginger juice
  • 6 12 oz. sparkling water, preferably Gerolsteiner

Instructions

  1. Stir ingredients in an ice-filled glass.