Basil Margarita

Happy Cinco de Mayo ladies! I’m sure you know what cocktail we are making today. If you guessed margarita, you guessed right! Today we are doing a basil margarita in celebration of today’s holiday. Enjoy mamacitas!

Photo courtesy @crystalandconfetti

Ingredients (1 serving)

2 oz. tequila (we love Patrón Silver)

1 oz. lime juice

4 basil leaves

Ice cubes

Salt to rim your glass

Lime wedges to garnish

   
Directions

Combine tequila, lime juice, and 3 basil leaves with ice cubes in a cocktail shaker. Shake aggressively so as to break up the ice and release the basil flavor from the leaves. Strain into a fresh glass with ice and rimmed with salt. Garnish with lime wedge and remaining basil leaf. Cheers!

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