Whether you’re going to Scarborough Fair on the hunt for more time, or you are hankering for an alcoholic beverage to feature the final ingredient in Simon and Garfunkel’s classic hit: thyme, there’s finally a cocktail for you: The Thyme Will Tell!
Late summer is a great time to take advantage of the bounty of garden fresh herbs. The Thyme Will Tell is an earthy beverage that combines the sweet flavor of maple, lemon juice, and fresh thyme combined with delicious bourbon. The thyme is muddled to maximize the flavor of the herb in every sip. This fall, you’ll want to take the time to partake in the Thyme Will Tell.
What you’ll need:
• 2 oz bourbon
• ½ oz maple syrup
• ½ oz freshly squeezed lemon juice
• sprig of fresh thyme
Muddle thyme in the bottom of a rocks glass. Fill rocks glass with ice. Add rest of ingredients. Stir. Garnish with fresh lemon peel and fresh sprig of thyme.