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Rose Angel
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Rose Angel

Kara Newman / January 2010

This article originally appeared in Foam Friendly.

Ethereal, rose-hued, floral, and fragrant.

• 1 strawberry
• 2 slices English cucumber, 1/4 inch thick
• 2 large basil leaves
• 1/2 oz. agave nectar
• 3/4 oz. St-Germain Elderflower Liqueur
• 1 1/2 oz. Russian Standard vodka
• 1 oz. lime juice
• raspberry/rose foam
• 3 apple slices
• black Hawaiian lava salt

  1. Muddle first 3 ingredients in bottom of shaker.

  2. Add agave nectar, elderflower liqueur, vodka, and lime juice. Shake vigorously and strain over ice into an Old Fashioned glass or stemless wineglass. Top with foam. Garnish with apple slices dipped in black salt.