Drink the Book: The Dahlgren
Drink the Book: The Dahlgren might be just the beverage you are searching for. This recipe serves 1. This recipe covers 1% of your daily requirements of vitamins and minerals. One serving contains 518 calories, 0g of protein, and 0g of fat. It is a good option if you're following a gluten free and vegan diet. Head to the store and pick up dash angostura bitters, ginger, blanco tequila, and a few other things to make it today. From preparation to the plate, this recipe takes roughly 10 minutes.
To make the Simple Ginger Syrup, coarsely chop the fresh ginger and puree in a food processor. Strain the mixture through a fine mesh sieve; you should have about one ounce of ginger juice. Return the juice to the processor and add superfine sugar and process until well mixed. Strain the syrup into a jar, cover and refrigerate. Will keep about a week.
To make the cocktail, add the tequila, port, lime juice, 1/2 ounce ginger syrup and bitters to a shaker filled with ice.
Shake well and strain into an ice-filled highball glass.
Add club soda to the glass and stir. Skewer the candied ginger pieces on a pick.
Garnish the drink with the ginger and lime wheel and serve.