Natural: Verdant hues beautifully tint your table, stationery and even cocktails
Leaves are a wonderful way to incorporate the great outdoors. Going for elegance? Keep them discreet: woven as coasters, lining clear glass containers for flower arrangements, or drifting around the cake.
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Cocktail: Green Swizzle
1 oz. Bacardi 8 Year Old rum
¾ oz. Velvet Falernum liqueur
¼ oz. Martini & Rossi dry vermouth
¼ oz. fresh lime juice
1 oz. pineapple juice
Lime slice and/or pineapple wedge (for garnish)
Combine rum, liqueur, vermouth and juices with ice in a cocktail shaker and shake well. Strain into a chilled cocktail glass. Garnish with lime or pineapple.