Friday, April 24, 2015

Strawberry Basil Martini


Fresh Strawberries Fresh Basil could life get any better........
Muddle the strawberries and basil add a little vodka
oh yea baby life just got better!!!


Strawberry Basil Martini
I love basil I use it in my favorite food group
the martini!

 
 the lemon didn't want to squeeze into the photo shoot
strawberry basil martinis are good ;0)

 
Homemade Muddler & Cocktail Shaker
my shaker was stuck shut tight
I wasn't giving up
 
 
strawberries in the jar start muddling
vodka shooters make great vases & muddlers

 
add the basil

 
vodka next

hmmm photographers a little tipsy .............
squeeze of lemon and ice
shake - shaking chills it while blending
a good martini is well chilled

 
strain into a chilled martini glass
ENJOY!!!!



Strawberry Basil Martini
Ingredients:

6 fresh strawberries, cored and sliced
6 basil leaves
2 oz of simple syrup 
4 oz vodka
squeeze of 1/2 a lemon

Ice

Directions:
 Grab your favorite shaker; add muddle strawberries, chilled simple syrup, and basil leaves together
 Add lots of ice,vodka and shake.
Strain into it into your martini glass, garnish with a basil leaf.

Basil VodkaI'm trying infused basil vodka by Tori Avey  I'll let you know in about a week how it tastes, If this works just think of the places we can go...............
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