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Basil Gimlet

A Modern Take on an old classic, the Gimlet.
Prep Time1 min
Total Time1 min
Course: Cocktail
Servings: 1 cocktail
Author: Basil and Bubbly


  • 3 ounces Basil Honey soda
  • 1.5 ounces Gin
  • optional: Basil leaf Lime slice for garnish


  • Shake the Gin over ice, strain into a cocktail glass.
  • Top with Basil Honey soda. Gently stir to combine.
  • Optional: Garnish with a floating basil leaf. Realize that basil does not float. Curse the basil. Slice a lime. Float the lime in the drink. Top with the basil leaf. Take a sip of Basil Gimlet in celebration of your victory over non-floating basil leaves everywhere.