Summer is here, and what better way to cool off than with a refreshing cocktail? Introducing the Hugo Cocktail - a light, bubbly, and refreshing drink that's perfect for sipping on a hot summer day.
Originating from the mountains of South Tyrol in northern Italy, the Hugo Cocktail has quickly become a popular drink in bars and homes around the world. It's made with elderflower syrup, prosecco, and sparkling water, creating a light and delicate flavor that's perfect for a summer afternoon.
Here's what you'll need to make your own Hugo Cocktail:
- 1 oz. elderflower syrup
- 4 oz. Prosecco
- 2 oz. sparkling water
- Fresh mint leaves
- Lime wedge, for garnish
- Fill a wine glass with ice.
- Add the elderflower syrup, Prosecco, and sparkling water.
- Stir gently.
- Garnish with fresh mint leaves and a lime wedge.
And that's it! Your Hugo Cocktail is ready to enjoy.
But the fun doesn't stop there - you can also customize your Hugo Cocktail by adding in other flavors. For example, you could add a splash of vodka for a boozy kick, or swap out the sparkling water for club soda for a stronger fizz.
So whether you're sipping on your Hugo Cocktail while lounging by the pool or enjoying it with friends at a summer barbecue, this drink is sure to please.