Basil Gimlet Recipe
Our Basil Gimlet recipe is a refreshing gin cocktail that combines the taste of fresh basil with citrus and sweet simple syrup.
7 Basil leaves
1/2 ounce simple syrup
3/4 ounce fresh lime juice
1.5 ounces gin
1. Place 6 of the basil leaves in the palm of your hand and clap.
2. Put the leaves in the bottom of a shaker and add simple syrup and lime juice.
3. Muddle the basil leaves to break them down and release their oils.
4. Add gin to the shaker along with ice.
5. Shake and strain into a glass.
6. Garnish with a basil leaf.