6 basil leaves

½ oz simple syrup

¾ oz lime juice

1-1/2 oz gin

Place 5 of the basil leaves in the palm of your hand and clap

Place the leaves in cocktail shaker + simple syrup + lime juice & muddle

Add the gin to the shaker along with ice.

Put the top on the cocktail shaker and shake.

Strain into glass.

Place the remaining basil leaf in your hand and clap. Garnish.

Basil Gimlet