Strawberry Basil Bourbon Smash
Strawberry Basil Bourbon Smash is a light and refreshing summer cocktail made with fresh strawberries and basil, bourbon and a simple syrup. Bursting with fresh flavor, you'll love this drink on a hot summer day.
4-5 medium strawberries tops removed and sliced in half 2 teaspoon simple syrup 4 medium fresh basil leaves 2 oz bourbon 4-6 oz sparkling water seltzer water or club soda, to taste whole strawberry and basil leaf for garnish crushed ice
Combine the cut strawberries, basil and simple syrup together in a bowl. Mash until the strawberries release their juices.
Transfer to a cocktail glass and fill with ice. Pour the bourbon on top.
Add sparkling water, seltzer water or club soda to taste.
Garnish with a whole strawberry and basil leaf.
Nutritional information is based off of 6 oz of sparkling water.
Feel free to remove the basil leaves before adding to the glass if you don't want them floating in your drink.
Calories: 197 kcal Carbohydrates: 17.7 g Protein: 0.4 g Fat: 0.2 g Sodium: 3 mg Fiber: 1 g Sugar: 16.4 g
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