Basil Lemon Gin and Tonic
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Equipment: Cocktail shaker or a jar with a lid
Recipe type: Drinks
Serves: 2
  • 1 tablespoon fresh lemon juice
  • ¼ cup fresh basil leaves
  • ½ cup gin
  • 1 cup ice cubes
  • 1 ½ cups unsweetened sparkling water
  • Fresh lemon wedges and basil leaves, for garnishing
How To Make
  1. Combine the lemon juice, basil leaves, ice and sparkling water together in a cocktail shaker or a jar with a lid. Shake well.
  2. Add the gin and shake a little more to combine.
  3. Strain the drink and pour into glasses with ice, topping with lemon wedges and fresh basil.
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