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Looking for a cocktail to pour? Try our Charred Lemon Gin Martini.
When life gives you lemons, don’t make lemonade. Make a lemon gin martini instead.
Brilliant yellow and full of sunshine, lemons are in the peak of their season through early summer. While they’re naturally full of tartness and zing, charring the lemons mellows their acidity and enhances their floral sweetness. Mix in a little gin, and you’ve created a cocktail that’s as delicious as an easygoing summer afternoon.
Courtesy of Kelly Sterling
2 ounces gin
¾ ounce simple syrup (recipe below)
Juice from two charred lemon halves
Sprig of thyme
Squeeze of lime
Slice lemons in half crosswise. Place the halves cut side down on a hot grill or pan. Cook until they begin to char, about 3-5 minutes. Let cool, then juice.
Drop the lemon rinds and thyme in a martini shaker, and muddle, then add ice and liquids. Shake vigorously and pour into a chilled martini glass. Garnish with a lemon twist.
1 cup water
1 cup sugar
In a small saucepan, bring sugar and water to a boil; simmer until the sugar is dissolved (about 3 minutes). Remove from the heat and let cool completely. MAKE AHEAD: The syrup can be refrigerated in a glass jar for up to 1 month.
When furnishing large spaces, let symmetry be your guide. Working with several Frontgate pieces recently at the 2015 Decorators` Show House & Gardens in Atlanta, designer Bill Hudgins used balance and order to give an undefined space a distinctive point of view.
Hudgins, the owner of Lush Life Home & Garden, felt the massive rear terrace was reminiscent of a French Riviera overlook. To create a generous entertaining space, he centered two Wilshire Dining collections, flanked by Wilshire Seating sets.
Extending the seaside vibe, Bill chose striped patio umbrellas as a focal point. The black-and-white motif echoed in a Greek Key Rug, designer pillows and zebra-patterned plates.
View all the outdoor furniture and decor pieces Hudgins used in furnishing the terrace.
Clarity of line, plus undeniable comfort. What a beautiful equation. It’s cool and contemporary … an enduring choice for your outdoor setting.
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This is high style designed with thoughtful ergonomics. From grand-scale dining sets to luxurious deep seating and sleek modulars, our geometrically-minded outdoor furniture is the solution to creating an urbane outdoor room.
Get inspired by more beautiful outdoor rooms on Pinterest.