The Best Simple Syrup Recipe (how to make it ahead and store for cocktails)
Vodka craft cocktail recipe from Coin-Op Game Room featuring vodka, strawberry-basil syrup, lemon, basil leaves, and absinthe
Mint Basil Syrup
Fresh blueberries and lemons get a spicy kick with the addition of basil syrup and gin to make this refreshing spring cocktail.
Basil Screwdriver with fresh squeezed orange juice and basil syrup
Cinnamon basil panna cotta-an elegant creamy dessert flavored with a cinnamon basil simple syrup, then topped with berries in the same syrup.
Heirloom Tomato Mojito
Thai basil adds an irreplaceable accent to this vodka-and-ginger-ale concoction.
blueberry basil fizz
What to do with the loads of basil taking over your kitchen.
A sturdy meringue base for heaps of fresh strawberries, vanilla cream, and basil syrup - mmm, pavlova.
Creative use of home made simple syrups and garnishes (like basil!) can help you create your own signature cocktails.