Strawberry Basil Caipirinha

Courtesy of Leblon Cachaça

  • 2 oz Leblon cachaça
  • 4 strawberries cut into quarters
  • 2-3 torn, small basil leaves
  • 1 tbsp. superfine sugar
  • 1 lime, quartered
  • (For an extra kick, add a touch of Tabasco.)

Muddle above ingredients all at once. Pour into cocktail tumbler filled with ice. Add sugar, then shake over ice and serve. Garnish with half a strawberry ad a basil leaf.

Published on July 8, 2010
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