Cocktail: Basil Gimlet
Source: Greg Lindgren, Rye.
This recipe was demonstrated on May 14, 2008 at a cocktail demonstration and tasting event during San Francisco Cocktail Week.
Makes one cocktail
2 oz Square One Organic Vodka
1 Lisbon Lemon (squeezed) (limes will also work)
5 fresh basil leaves
1/2 ounce simple syrup
- In a mixing glass, add basil leaves and squeeze the lemons into the glass with a citrus press.
- Press the basil with a muddler. Add simple syrup, vodka, and top with ice.
- Shake and strain contents.