Crimson Sky


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All rise for the Crimson Sky! HusbandsThatCook created this fun summer cocktail that is tangy, refreshing, and delicious. Made with Luxardo Sour Cherry Gin, vodka, ginger beer, Luxardo cherry syrup, and garnished with a Maraschino cherry and a fresh lime wedge, your summer has only just begun. ​Luxardo Maraschino Cherries are made in Italy with real Marasca cherries steeped in a ruby-red syrup. With all natural ingredients and no coloring agents added, they are a kitchen and home bar staple!

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Prep time 5mins
Serves or Makes: 1 cocktail

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  • Step 1

    Pour a few tablespoons of sumac on a small plate. Rub the rim of a collins glass with a wedge of lime to moisten the rim, then dip the rim in the sumac, coating it evenly.

  • Step 2

    Pour the vodka, lime juice, cherry syrup, and sour cherry gin into the prepared glass, and stir until blended. Fill the glass with ice cubes, pour over the ginger beer, and stir gently to combine

  • Step 3

    Garnish the glass with a slice of lime and a Luxardo maraschino cherry. Serve immediately, and enjoy!