Enjoy these Purim cocktails created by Deborah Missel in honor of our favorite characters from The Megillah! 

The Queen Vashti

In a champagne flute combine:

1 TBSP plum jam

A pinch of edible gold glitter

1 shot plum brandy

Top off with prosecco 

The Queen Esther

In a cocktail shaker mix: 

Ice

1 spring of mint

1 spring of lemon verbena

2 squeeze of lemon juice to taste

2 shots of gin

1 shot apricot brandy

1/4 cup apricot nectar

Shake like a gragger 

Rim a martini glass with apricot jam and roll in crushed apricot hamantaschen 

Fill glass with ice

Strain drink out of shaker

Decorate with mint and lemon verbena


Type of Custom: Recipes, Purim

Holiday/Event: Purim

Source: Deborah Missel