Happy Hour | Pale Blue Eyes

By Twinkle VanWinkle, LIN Lifestyle Expert

Raise your glass to the weekend with a smooth whiskey and fresh herb cocktail.

Pale Blue Eyes

  • 2 oz. rye whiskey
  • 3 sprigs fresh thyme
  • ½ oz. apricot syrup
  • 1 oz. lemon & lime juice


Muddle leaves from two sprigs of thyme in bottom of shaker. Add 4 cubes of ice, whiskey, syrup and citrus juice.

Shake well and serve over ice in a mason jar (or a glass of your choice.)

Garnish with remaining fresh thyme sprig.

Check out this cocktail and many more in our 2013 Cocktail Guide!

Twinkle's Kitchen

Thanks to the talented mixologists at Campo for providing this delicious drink recipe. 

Twinkle VanWinkle has over 22 years of professional cooking under her apron strings, feeding thousands of friends, family and other folks. She baked apple pies for the “Oprah Winfrey Show” and has appeared on Food Network’s “The Best Of…” Along with producing dynamic lifestyle content for LIN Media, she is a mother, urban gardener, chef, musician and social media fanatic.

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