Pumpkin Flip, Featuring Vitae Spirits Distillery

Tasting Room Associate Kerrie Pierce came up with this delicious fall riff on a classic Flip cocktail

1.5 oz. Vitae Spirits Orange Liqueur
0.5 oz. pumpkin syrup (see below for recipe)
1 oz. Heavy cream
0.5 oz egg white

Pumpkin syrup-
2 cups water
1 cup dark brown sugar
2 cinnamon sticks
1/2 oz fresh ginger sliced
1/2 tsp whole cloves
1/8 tsp fresh grated nutmeg
1 tsp whole allspice
1/2 cup pumpkin puree
1/2 vanilla bean split open, seeds scraped out
-Using whole spices, not ground. heat water and sugar until sugar dissolves, mix in pumpkin and spices, bring to a boil, reduce heat and simmer for 10 minutes, let cool, then strain thoroughly.

TJ Drake of Vitae Spirits Distillery
715 Henry Ave, Charlottesville, VA 22903