The original French 75 cocktail was named for the Canon de 75 Modèle 1897, a WWI-era light artillery piece used to deliver toxic gas shells. In accordance with the Geneva Convention, we use it to deliver strawberry, basil, and elderflower.
Una margarita didn’t seem like enough of a celebration of National Margarita Day, so we’ve made you dos margaritas! Choose your preferred syrup, mix, and enjoy the fiesta.
In Herball: A Generall Historie of Plants, the sixteenth century herbalist John Gerard wrote that eating basil would take away the pain of a scorpion sting. We use it to take away the sting of a hot summer day. Herb and citrus oils blend sweetly in this syrup that is anything but simple.