I love basil and I love strawberries, what a great mix idea for a margarita!
3 Medium strawberries3 Basil leaves.75 oz Lime juice.75 oz Simple syrup.5 oz Cointreau.25 oz Maraschino liqueur
- In a shaker, muddle the strawberries, basil, lime juice and simple syrup.
- Add the remaining ingredients and fill with ice.
- Shake vigorously and strain into a Margarita glass filled with fresh ice.
- Garnish with a lime wheel and additional basil leaf.
Yields: 1 cocktail