What better way to celebrate the Holidays than by sipping on a Fair Trade cocktail? This recipe come to us from our friends FAIR. Spirits , a company dedicated to high quality ingredients that are sourced ethically and sustainably. FAIR. Quinoa Vodka  is a one-of-a-kind spirit  made with Fair Trade quinoa from Bolivia and expertly distilled in France. These drinks are sure to inspire you to host a Fair Trade cocktail party of your own! Let's toast to that!
Fair Trade Apple Harvest Cocktail
- 2 oz. FAIR. Quinoa Vodka 
- 1.5 oz. apple juice
- 0.5 oz. maple syrup gastrique (recipe below)
- Dash of orange bitters
- Orange peel for garnish
Maple Syrup Gastrique
- 2:1 ratio of maple syrup to apple cider vinegar
- 1 cinnamon stick
- 6 cloves
- 8 peppercorns
Combine all ingredients in a saucepan and bring to a boil. Reduce heat and simmer for 10 minutes. Remove from heat. Take out spices and allow to cool. Store in fridge.
Photo Credit: Dina Avila Photography