Slick + I met Rosh + Z for dinner at Floataway Cafe on Friday night. We ordered cocktails + Rosh and I both jumped at the Strawberry Pimm’s Cup. (Neither of us had tried a Pimm’s Cup before, but we were feeling a little adventurous.) I finished it WAY too fast – but with purpose. It was so unbelievably delicious! A perfect match for my summer fruit lovin’ palate…
We loved. Look how pretty, too:
It would take some work, but this is a drink that would be a hit at a dinner party. Definitely a crowd pleaser.
Impress Your Friends w/ a Strawberry Pimm’s Cup:
Two ounces of Pimm’s
Two large strawberries (use a third if strawberries are not enormo)
Five mint leaves
Muddle all of that together and either strain (if you don’t like chunk) or pour directly into the glass (if you are chunk-friendly).
Top it off with homemade lemonade soda. For every ounce of lemon juice add 3/4 an ounce of sweetener. To the lemon concoction, add an equal amount of soda water on top. Pour into muddled ingredients.
Drink + enjoy!
You guys. It is a.m.a.z.i.n.g. No lie.
And, so was the rest of our meal. All was splendid! Here’s what we ate:
Atlantic Blue Fin Tuna Crudo, Blood Orange, Chili (my fav.)
Crispy Young Squid, Sweet Onions, Asparagus, Lemon
Wood Grilled Chicken Livers, Red Onion Jam, Sourdough (decided I don’t care for chix livers…to put it nicely)
Wood Grilled Hanger Steak, Pommes Frites (x2)
Wood Grilled Georgia Quail, Caramelized Sweet Onions, Shallot Mostardo, Champagne Gastrique
Margherita Pizza with Chorizo + Farm Egg
Toffee Cake w/ Vanilla Gelato (SUPER delish!)
Truly a delightful meal. Recommend Floataway from top to bottom!
1123 Zonolite Road NE
Atlanta, GA 30306
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