We’ve developed the perfect coffee-centric drink to spice up your holiday festivities.
Recipe By: Josh Agbayani
There are two critical essentials of any great party; delicious drinks and choice music. Thankfully, we’re ticking off the first box right here with The Golden Jewel: the perfect holiday-inspired drink. We tapped Josh, our Signature Beverage Coordinator, to create a custom holiday drink recipe for Streetlevel Instant Craft Coffee transforms our classic coffee blend into a winter wonderland. This recipe is ultra-versatile and able to be enjoyed with or without alcohol. Relax, we’ve got the whole party covered.
SYRUP INGREDIENT LIST [yields about 5 servings]
1/2 Teaspoon Cinnamon 1/2 Teaspoon Nutmeg 200ml Unsweetened Cranberry Juice 50g Chopped Turkish Figs 100g Orange Marmalade 50ml Dark Maple Syrup
STEP ONE Combine all the syrup ingredients in a medium pot and bring to a boil. Reduce heat and simmer on low for 10 minutes.
STEP TWO Strain the syrup into a glass container through a small mesh strainer and place it to the side to cool.
STEP THREE Each drink will need half a packet of Instant Craft Coffee: Streetlevel. Pour the full contents of the packet into a mixing glass, adding 2 ounces of water then gently stirring to dissolve the coffee.
STEP FOUR Fill a Collins glass with ice and add 1 ounce of the dissolved coffee.
STEP FIVE If going the alcoholic route, skip to step six. Fill the glass about two-thirds of the way with sparkling water then top off with 2 ounces of Jewel Syrup. Continue on to step seven.
STEP SIX If you’re here for the sauce, keep adding to your dissolved coffee and ice base with 2 ounces of Jewel Syrup, 1 ounce Chambord and 2 ounces Bourbon. Gently stir, then strain into a rocks glass over a large ice cube or sphere.
STEP SEVEN Garnish with a fresh sage leaf.
Our Golden Jewel holiday drink recipe is best served as an after-dinner coffee cocktail.
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