Cocktail: Thyme Tells

06 Oct, 2019

As Autumn rolls around, we kickstart the season of robust and hearty herb-based cocktails. Colder weather means more comfort in the glass and that’s exactly what Balcones brings to the glass. The addition of thyme, mixed with Balcones Baby Blue whisky and lemon juice creates a delicious cocktail: Thyme Tells All. Shaken and served cold with the addition of a thyme sprig garnish on top–it’s an irresistible cocktail worthy of your precious thyme.

Tick, tock. It’s Thyme to Fall in love with this mixology dream.

Thyme Tells All

Cocktail Thyme, Winerist


  • 1/2 oz. Baby Blue
  • 3/4 oz. Lemon Juice
  • 1/2 oz. Rich Thyme Syrup
  • Garnish: Thyme Sprig

Add all ingredients to a shaker and fill with ice. Shake until cold and strain into a glass.

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Rich Thyme Syrup Recipe

  • 450g water
  • 9g thyme
  • 900g superfine sugar

Add water and thyme and heat until aromatic. Strain out thyme and add water back to pot before adding sugar. Stir until dissolved.

Check out more awesome cocktail recipes in our 5 Spooky Cocktail Recipes for Halloween piece. Or perhaps you would like to read about cassis and the cocktails involving this berry, then click here!

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