Oprah Show Ultimate Viewers sipped on this refreshing cocktail at a lavish welcome event at Sydney, Australia's Royal Botanic Garden. Get more recipes from the garden party.
Servings: Makes 2 cocktails
  • 1/4 cup vodka
  • 2 tablespoons green apple syrup (such as Monin)
  • 1/4 cup cloudy apple juice  
  • 1 tablespoon lemon juice
  • 1 tablespoon thyme syrup
  • 1/2 tablespoon Elderflower cordial
  • Cubed ice
  • 2 sprigs thyme (for garnish)
  • To Make Thyme Syrup
    • 1 cup   water
    • 1 cup superfine sugar
    • 6 sprigs Thyme
    To make thyme syrup: Place water, sugar and 6 thyme sprigs in a saucepan over high heat and stir to dissolve sugar. Bring to the boil and cook for 3 minutes. Remove from heat, allow to cool and discard thyme sprigs. Makes 1 cup.

    To make Apple and Thyme Martini: Place the vodka, apple syrup, apple juice, lemon juice, thyme syrup and elderflower cordial in a cocktail shaker with ice cubes and shake. Strain into a cocktail glass and garnish with thyme sprigs. Makes 2.  


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