Refreshing Gin Basil Cocktail: A Sugar-Free Twist

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Gin Basil Smash

This refreshing cocktail is a twist on the classic gin and basil combination. The fresh basil leaves add a herbal and aromatic element to the drink without the need for sugar syrup.

Gin Basil Smash Cocktail Recipe
Gin Basil Smash Cocktail Recipe

Muddle 5-6 fresh basil leaves in a cocktail shaker
Add 2 oz of gin and a splash of fresh lemon juice
Fill the shaker with ice and shake well
Strain the mixture into a glass filled with ice
Garnish with a basil leaf and enjoy!

Basil Infused Gin Martini

This sophisticated cocktail takes the classic martini to a whole new level with the addition of basil-infused gin. The natural sweetness of the basil eliminates the need for sugar syrup.

Infuse gin with fresh basil leaves for 24 hours
Fill a mixing glass with ice and add 2 oz of basil-infused gin
Stir gently to chill the gin
Strain into a chilled martini glass
Garnish with a fresh basil leaf and enjoy!

Basil Gimlet

This twist on the traditional gimlet cocktail combines the zesty flavors of lime and gin with the herbal notes of fresh basil. The natural sweetness of the basil eliminates the need for sugar syrup.

Muddle 4-5 fresh basil leaves in a cocktail shaker
Add 2 oz of gin, 1 oz of fresh lime juice, and a dash of bitters
Fill the shaker with ice and shake well
Strain into a chilled glass filled with ice
Garnish with a basil leaf and a lime wheel