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Kiwi Basil Gin Smash

Kiwi-Basil-gin-Smash

The Kiwi Basil Smash is probably one of our favorite summer drinks. Fresh, herbaceous and of course with gin – what could be better?  So the next time kiwi season is starting, try this recipe. Tip 1: You can skip the gin for a virgin basil-kiwi lemonade. It tastes delicious in summer even without the alcohol and is really refreshing! … Read more Kiwi Basil Gin Smash

Gin Sour with Cucumber, Wasabi and Basil – a Smashing Recipe

Gin Sour with Cucumber, Wasabi and Basil

This cocktail is a creation of the Barock Bar in Regensburg Germany. It is a beautiful variation of the classic Gin Sour combines basil, cucumber, gin and wasabi paste.  It may sound like someone just put some greens into the blender. In reality this an incredibly fresh summer drink that combines Mediterranean and Asian influences with the aroma … Read more Gin Sour with Cucumber, Wasabi and Basil – a Smashing Recipe

Gin and Tonic with Strawberries and Balsamic Float

Gin and Tonic with Strawberries and Balsamic Float

If a classic gin and tonic is sometimes too boring for you and you are looking for exciting new G&T compositions, give this concoction a go. This cocktail comes with crunchy strawberries, hot ginger and fresh basil. The highlight is the balsamic syrup float, which you casually pour into the finished mix in front of your guests. This … Read more Gin and Tonic with Strawberries and Balsamic Float

Lemon and Basil Gin Tonic

Introduction Gin and tonic alone is an unbeatable good combination. If you still wish to surprise yourself or your friends with a fresh variation of the classic, try out a G&T with fresh basil and lemon, aka the Gin Basil Smash. A shot of fruity Lillet Blanc turns this drink into a light summer aperitif. But if … Read more Lemon and Basil Gin Tonic