Raspberry Thyme Smash
2 fresh thyme sprigs
7 fresh raspberries
1/4 cup gin
2 tablespoons simple syrup
2 tablespoons fresh lime juice
Remove leaves from 1 thyme sprig; place in cocktail shaker. Add 6 berries and mash with muddler or wooden spoon. Fill cocktail shaker with ice; add gin, simple syrup, and lime juice. Cover and shake vigorously. Strain into highball glass filled with ice. Garnish with raspberry and thyme sprig
Stir 1 cup sugar and 1 cup water in saucepan over low heat until sugar dissolves.
Bring to boil and then cool. Cover and chill.