In honor of my grandfather ("Commander") who loved lemonade mixed with orange juice and grapefruit juice, this is a toast to the wonderful 95 year life he lived.
•1/2oz Lemon Mint Element Shrub
•1oz @oneeightd ivy city gin
•1/2oz fresh blood orange juice
•1/3oz maple syrup
•1 1/2oz sparkling wine / champagne
•2 dashes grapefruit bitters
Combine Lm shrub, gin, blood orange juice and maple syrup in a cocktail shaker filled with ice. Double strain into a chilled champagne flute. Top with sparkling wine / champagne and grapefruit bitters. Garnish with orange peel.