Try this delicious Green Thumb cocktail with a sparkling wine. Find the perfect sparkling wine here.


  • 1 Bottle of chilled sparkling wine
  • 1/2 Cup(s) Sugar (or substitute with your favorite sweetene
  • 1/2 Cup(s) Water
  • Juice from 1 lemon
  • 2 Plums
  • 6 Thyme sprigs (plus additional sprigs for garnish)


1. Make a thyme simple syrup by adding thyme sprigs, 1/2 cup sugar and 1/2 cup water to a saucepan. Bring to a boil over low heat and stir until the sugar dissolves. Remove from the heat and set aside.

2. Peel and chop 1 1/2 plums and muddle with the simple syrup and lemon juice.

3. Shake with ice in a cocktail shaker and pour an even amount over crushed ice in glasses.

4. Top off each glass with sparkling wine and garnish with extra plum slices and thyme sprigs.