Vanilla Basil

Time 10 minCook Time 15 minServes 2

01 Ingredients

  • 1 1/2 ozfresh lemon juice
  • 1 1/2 ozvanilla syrup
  • leaves from one sprig basil (approximately 5 leaves)
  • 4cucumber wheels approximately 1cm in width
  • 3 ozelderflower soda
  • zest of 1 grapefruit

02 Instructions

  1. place cucumber, basil, lemon juice and vanilla syrup in shaker tin
  2. muddle
  3. add ice and shake to chill
  4. fine strain into coupe glass and top with elderflower soda
  5. garnish with grapefruit zest

01 Ingredients

  • 2 cupssugar
  • 4 cupswater
  • 3/4 ozvanilla syrup

02 Instructions

  1. in small sauce pan place 2 cups sugar with 4 cups water and 3/4 oz of vanilla extract, bring to a simmer on stove
  2. let simmer for 15 minutes to reduce
  3. once time is up remove from heat and set aside to reach room temperature, transfer to airtight container
  4. place in fridge