Gin Basil Smash

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19. April 2014 by swizzzlestick

The fantastic drink Gin Basil Smash was created by Jörg Meyer, Le Lion in Hamburg. The combination of gin and basil is unbelievably good. Dear Eva, I am sure you will enjoy it!

Ingredients

1 bunch Fresh Sweet Basil, 50ml Gin, 4 tsp Lemon Juice, 4 tsp Sugar Syrup, garnish: sprig of Basil and Lemon Wedge

Preparation

Muddle the basil in a shaker, add the remaining ingredients and shake with ice. Fine strain into a glass over fresh ice. Garnish with the lemon wedge and a sprig of basil.

Gin Basil Smash

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4 thoughts on “Gin Basil Smash

  1. I’ve had this with bourbon, I’ll definitely try the gin. Sounds and looks great.

  2. Oh me Oh my says:

    Thanks. Been looking for another GOOD use for all that basil out in the garden!

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