One of my all time favorites! Easy vodka cocktail with a smooth and refreshing taste!

Basil Smash

Awesome herbal cocktail with a kick!

Servings 1 person


  • 2 oz Vodka
  • 0.75 oz Fresh Lime Juice
  • 0.75 oz Simple Syrup
  • 1 slice Jalapeño
  • 3-5 sprig Basil Leaves


  1. In mixing tin, add lime juice, jalapeno, and basil leaves.

  2. Muddle gently.

  3. Add rest of ingredients to mixing tin.

  4. Shake rigorously.

  5. Strain into rocks glass over fresh ice.

  6. Garnish with basil leaf and slice of jalapeño.