Sunday (March 20) is the first day of spring. Welcome the warmer temperatures and sunny days with a delicious lemon and basil cocktail.
One sip and you're sure to feel more relaxed. Enjoy!
Lemon Basil Cocktail
1 ounce vodka
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1/2 ounce premium triple sec
3 basil leaves
1/2 ounce simple syrup*
Muddle lemon, basil and simple syrup in a chilled glass. Add ice, triple sec and vodka. Top with club soda. Garnish with a lemon wheel.
* Simple syrup is equal amounts sugar and water boiled together until they reach a syrupy consistency. Let syrup cool before adding it to the cocktail.