Raspberry Lime Basil Gin Cocktail

December 13, 2015
Photo by Karrie / Tasty Ever After
Author Notes

A tasty and refreshing gin cocktail bursting with so much flavor from all the natural and fresh ingredients. —Karrie / Tasty Ever After

  • Makes 1 cocktail
  • 6 whole fresh raspberries
  • 1 tablespoon fresh basil leaves, chiffonade (cut into thin ribbons)
  • 2 ounces gin
  • 1 ounce sparkling water or club soda, lime flavored or plain
  • 1 tablespoon fresh lime juice
  • 1/2 cup ice
  • Optional garnish: lime slices and whole fresh basil leaves
In This Recipe
  1. Place raspberries and basil in cocktail shaker and lightly muddle together. Add gin, sparkling water or club soda, fresh lime juice, and ice to shaker and shake for 3 seconds. Pour mixed drink in a glass. Garnish with additional limes slices and fresh basil leaves.
  2. Can strain drink into glass with ice to remove raspberry seeds and basil, if desired.

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