Tropical Basil Bliss
Request: mocktail using thai basil and lime juice
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Serving : 1 cocktail
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A refreshing non-alcoholic drink that brings a harmonious blend of Southeast Asian and Caribbean flavors, with an invigorating mix of lime and the aromatic Thai basil. This mocktail not only tantalizes the taste buds but also offers a visually appealing experience with its lush green hues and vibrant garnishes. Ingredients: - 10 fresh Thai basil leaves, plus extra for garnish - 2 ounces fresh lime juice - 1 1/2 ounces coconut water - 1 ounce pineapple juice - 1 ounce agave syrup (or to taste) - Soda water - Crushed ice - Edible flowers for garnish (optional) - Lime wheel for garnish Glass: - Highball glass Instructions: 1. In a cocktail shaker, muddle the Thai basil leaves gently with the lime juice to release the flavors. 2. Add coconut water, pineapple juice, and agave syrup to the shaker. 3. Fill the shaker with ice and shake vigorously for about 15 seconds. 4. Strain the mixture into a highball glass filled with crushed ice, to give a frosty appearance. 5. Top with a splash of soda water for some effervescence. 6. Garnish with a sprig of Thai basil, a lime wheel, and an optional edible flower for a burst of color. 7. Serve with a straw and enjoy immediately. The Tropical Basil Bliss brings an exotic twist to your palate, offering a delightfully fragrant and equally delicious mocktail experience that is perfect for any occasion.