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Gin Blossoms

BY Nevin Martell | May 3, 2018 | Feature Features

April showers brought May flowers, 
which are blooming in colorful cocktails this spring season.
The GTF cocktail from Baba

1. 1475 Frosé
Don’t be an ice queen: Head over to the Occidental for its princess-pink slushy powered by Dark Horse Rosé, Absolut Elyx, Peach Liqueur and Pineapple, and coronated by a blushing rose. $11, 1475 Pennsylvania Ave. NW, 202.783.1475

2. GTF
Made with cucumber-infused gin and elderflower tonic, this almost-too-pretty-to-drink G&T courtesy of Baba is finished with a bouquet of pansies, sage flowers and violets. $11, 2901 Wilson Blvd., Arlington, Va., 703.312.7978

3. Kayla’s Cocktail
An edible hibiscus tops off Farmers & Distillers’ refreshing elixir forged from Founding Farmers gin, apple brandy, aperol and curacao. $13, 600 Massachusetts Ave. NW, 202.464.3001

4. Millefiori
Meaning “a thousand flowers” in Italian, Iron Gate’s ruddy sipper is concocted with Don Ciccio & Figli tart cherry blossom and elderflower liqueurs, Civic Vodka, hibiscus soda and a charming orchid garnish. $14, 1734 N St. NW, 202.524.5202

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