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Cara Cara Gin Cocktail

Cara Cara oranges are a navel variety orange grown in California’s San Joaquin Valley. They have a bright orange peel with just a touch of a pinkish hue, and their interior flesh is distinctively pinkish similar to a pink grapefruit. The flavour of this orange is unique representing a sort of hybrid mixture of tangerine and traditional navel orange flavour with an unusual (but delightful) sweetness. I have recently found that this variety of orange is a great choice for cocktails.

SAM_1121 Cara Cara Gin CocktailCara Cara Gin Cocktail

2 oz  Dry Gin
1 1/4 oz  Fresh Squeezed Cara Cara Orange Juice
3/4 oz  Fresh Squeezed Lime juice
1/2 oz  Sugar Syrup
Crushed Ice
Ice Cubes
Cucumber

Add the first four ingredients into a metal shaker with ice
(Use both crushed ice and ice cubes)
Shake until the sides of the metal shaker frost
Strain into a cocktail glass
Garnish with a cucumber
(You may add the cucumber to the drink)
Enjoy!

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