ZARI Cucumber Basil Gimlet

As the trend towards holistic and healthy lifestyles such as alcohol-free, vegan, locavore etc continue getting in more greens is a no-brainer. Bring the flavours of your herb garden or window box into the glass for an aromatic healthful experience.

Ingredients:
  • A few basil leaves washed
  • A few mint leave rinsed
  • ZARI Royale Gold
  • Soda water or tonic
  • Cucumber ribbon  and toothpick for garnish optional
Directions:

In a tall glass macerate a handful of basil and mint leaves, add a half a cup of ZARI Gold Royale and some ice. Transfer to a cocktail shaker to mix thoroughly. Fill two thirds of a glass with the shaken mixture, top with ZARI Sparkling white grape juice and garnish with lashings of basil, mint, fennel, thyme or the herbal crush of your choice.

Food pairing suggestions:

Keep your salad game on. Basil, tomato and mozzarella salads, crusty bread sticks with a cucumber dip and strawberries with a dash of balsamic will rev up your energy and inspire creative juices. Share your healthy ZARI lifestyle by joining us on Facebook @ZARIGrape!