Mangotini with Turmeric Simple Syrup
(2018 Pairings Recipe) A fruity and spicy cocktail.
1 cup water
1 cup granulated sugar
1 tablespoon ground turmeric
½ cup DOLE Chef-Ready Cuts Mango Cubes, pureed
½ cup vodka
½ cup fresh lemon juice
1 cup turmeric simple syrup
for garnish lemon zest
- Make turmeric simple syrup by whisking together water, granulated sugar, and turmeric in a small saucepot over high heat. Bring to a rapid boil for 5 minutes or until sugar is completely dissolved. Strain through a fine mesh strainer over a heat-resistant container and place in refrigerator to cool.
- Combine mango puree, vodka, lemon juice, and turmeric simple syrup together in a large pitcher and whisk to properly incorporate ingredients.
- To serve; shake 8 oz. of cocktail base in an iced cocktail shaker and strain into a martini glass. Garnish with lemon zest and serve immediately.