- 1/2 c. basil leaves, loosely packed
- Juice from 1 lime (plus 1 tsp zest, if desired)
- 3 tbs sugar
- 1 c. water
1. Put everything in the blender and blend until the juice is bright green.
2. Let the juice settle and separate for five minutes.
3. Pour the juice through a fine mesh sieve to strain out the basil leaves.
4. Add ice. Drink!
- 1 c. lime-basil juice
- 1 shot tequila
- 1 shot triple sec
- Juice from one lemon
- Juice from one lime
1. Mix. Pour over ice. Drink. Enjoy.