Desktop Image
Mobile Image
Mobile Image

Discover more

Discover more

Gin Basil Smash Cocktail Recipe

Fresh and extremely refreshing, the Gin Basil Smash is a cocktail that was invented by the charismatic Joerg Meyer.

gin basil smash close up
Flavours
Fruity, Herbal
Occasions
Feasts & Dinner Parties, Garden Parties & Picnics, Celebrations
Skills
Easy
Garnishes
Basil Leaves
Glass
Highball
Type
Shaken
Equipment
Shaker

How to make

  • Add basil to base of cocktail shaker and muddle gently.
  • Add remaining ingredients and shake hard over ice.
  • Strain over an ice-filled rock glass.

Ingredients

  • 2 parts Hendrick's Gin
  • 1 parts Lemon Juice
  • 1/2 parts Sugar Syrup
  • 8 Basil Leaves
The brightest star in the cocktail firmament.
Olivia Tunguska, Geese are our friends