Strawberry Basil Cocktail

Serves 2

 

Ingredients

1 medium to large strawberry, cut into small chunks
4 fresh basil leaves
1.5 oz (1 shot) orange juice

1.5 oz. tonic water
1.5 to 3 oz. (1-2 shots) vodka, optional
Ice

You will need

Cocktail shaker

Muddler, or similar tool
 
Directions

Add strawberry and basil to a cocktail shaker, and with a muddler or similar tool, mash the strawberry and basil into a paste. Add orange juice, tonic water and vodka. Add ice to fill shaker and shake vigorously for 1-2 minutes.
 
Strain into a glass and garnish with a strawberry and a few flecks of basil, if desired.

 

Cheers!

 
 

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