Bees knees with blood orange (Citrus x sinensis, 'Blood orange'', Eastern redbud, Cercis canadensis, edible flower.
Blood Orange Bee's Knees
A little drama in a glass.
Substituting the dark red orange juice for lemon juice makes a colorful drink
2 oz. gin
1/2 oz wild flora honey syrup*
3/4 oz fresh squeezed Blood Orange juice
Shake all ingredients in cocktail shaker with ice. Strain into a chilled cocktail glass. Garnish with a dried orange slice an fresh orange peel.
*Mix equal parts honey and water. Stir until blended. Keep refrigerated for up to two weeks.