Cocktail of the Week: Maple Sage Cream at The Rickey, Dream Midtown

Even though we’ve been enjoying a warm spell, there’s still a chill most nights and what better way to counter dropping temps than with a sumptuous cocktail full of rich, wintery-flavors.  Toast the Oscars this week with the luxe Maple Sage Cream Cocktail curated by star mixologist Johnny Swet for The Rickey at the Dream Midtown. The drink is a heady mix of maple syrup, heavy cream, and Nolet’s gin.

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The Maple Sage Cream Cocktail at Dream Midtown

Here’s the recipe:

2 oz Nolet’s gin

.5 oz maple syrup

.75 oz lemon juice

.5 oz heavy cream

Garnish: sage leaf

You can also order the cocktail at The Rickey at Dream Midtown ($16), a craft cocktail lounge that offers an unconventional mixed drinks menu and a sophisticated wine program. Conceptualized by Johnny Swet (JIMMY at The James, The Skylark, Rogue & Canon, Café Clover), the cocktails feature fresh ingredients delivered to the venue daily, making the libations highlighting seasonal produce a true farm-to-bar experience. Dream Midtown, 210 West 55th St.;(212) 247-2000. Open Monday-Saturday: 5 p.m. – 1 a.m.

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The Rickey at Dream Midtown