The GBC (gin, basil, and cucumber)

The essence of refreshing summer flavors all in one cup. This cocktail ties in the subtle flavors of cucumber with garden fresh basil to create a light drink perfect for a humid summer night. 

 

Time: 6 minutes
Serves: 1

Ingredients:
3 Basil leaves

3 cucumber slices
Juice of a lime

½ tbsp sugar

½ cup tonic water
½ cup ice

1-ounce gin

 

Roll two basil leaves together slicing them into smaller pieces. Add sugar to the glass along with 1 ounce of gin. Stirring until dissolved. Add two cucumber slices and two slices basil leaves, muddle 5-10 times. Add lime juice, crushed ice, and tonic water then garnish with a cucumber slice and basil leaf!