Monday, May 10, 2010

Cocktail of the week- Basil Watermelon Cooler

Basil Watermelon Cooler
2 parts GREY GOOSE® Vodka
3 large basil leaves, plus more for garnish
1 slice peeled ginger – 1/4” x 2” slice
1 - 2” chunk of watermelon
1/2 part simple syrup
1/2 part fresh lime juice
ginger ale
watermelon wedge and basil leaves for garnish
In a cocktail shaker muddle 3 basil leaves with ginger slice, 1 watermelon chunk
and simple syrup. Add ice, GREY GOOSE® Vodka and lime juice. Shake well and
strain into a rocks glass filled with ice. Top with ginger ale. Garnish with remaining
watermelon chunk and basil leaves.