Bon Weekend plus Couture Cocktails ~

“You know you’re in love when you can’t fall asleep because reality is finally better than your dreams.” ~ Dr Seuss

I’ve been absent this week as I was wrapping up my finals… now I am able to relax for a few weeks and I couldn’t be happier!  I have so many projects in the works at home (perhaps relaxing isn’t in my immediate future).
Couture Cocktails
Le Fleur de Paradis

 2 oz Gin
.5 oz Lemon juice
.5 oz Grapefruit juice
.75 oz St-Germain Elderflower Liqueur
.25 oz Simple syrup
Dash orange bitters
1 oz Perrier-Jouët champagne
Garnish: Flower
Glass: Cocktail

Shake all ingredients, except for champagne, with ice. Strain into a cocktail glass. Top with champagne and garnish with an edible flower from a gourmet food store.
A perfect way to begin the weekend, non?
What are your weekend plans?

xoxo, B


4 thoughts on “Bon Weekend plus Couture Cocktails ~

  1. Castles Crowns and Cottages says:


    Oh dearest, another fine cocktail to set us on our way of relaxation and total abandon!


    Oh dearest, I am staying here at the cottage, enjoying every single moment. I will actually be back next week, but it is a long story, but in short, I found my muse. I will be back as usual !!! THANK YOU FOR YOUR VISIT!!! Anita


  2. High Heeled Life says:

    How wonderful that you are going to have few weeks to enjoy and spend time doing things for you (and the children/family) before it all starts again. Wishing you a fabulous week-end… I'm going to be looking at the 200 plus photos of my new nephew, we took on our visit!! xo HHL


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