East Meets West: Asian Spice Jack and Ginger Cocktail

East Meets West: Asian Spice Jack and Ginger Cocktail

Our friend and super sunshiny blogger, Kait Welch of Chickadee Says, dreamed up this East meets West cocktail sure to spice up your next party! See what she has to say below...

Yield:

2 servings

Ingredients

  • 1 can Zevia Ginger Ale
  • 3 oz Jack Daniels Whiskey
  • 3-4 medallions fresh ginger (plus some for garnish)
  • 1 pod star anise (plus some for garnish)
  • 1/4 cup sugar
  • 1/4 cup water

Yield:

2 servings

Directions

  1. In a small saucepan create the simple syrup by combining sugar, water, ginger medallions, and star anise.
  2. Bring the sugar water mixture to a boil and then let simmer 10 minutes. Remove from heat and let cool completely.
  3. In a cocktail shaker filled with ice combine Jack Daniels and flavored simple syrup. Shake well.
  4. Pour the liquid into glasses filled with ice.
  5. Top off with Ginger Ale, then stir.
  6. Garnish with star anise and ginger.
  7. Enjoy cold!