Strawberry Basil Lemonade Cocktail

Strawberry Basil Lemonade CocktailThis cocktail is one of my absolute favorite summertime drinks. Jeremy and I celebrate the warm months with cocktails on the front or back porch. I love how a changing homemade drink menu can mark the seasons and create fun memories together! 

Strawberry Basil Lemonade Cocktail Strawberry Basil Lemonade Cocktail, serves one.

fresh strawberries 
vodka (or gin—your choice!) 

Strawberry Basil Lemonade Cocktail  In a tall glass, mix 1.5 ounces vodka, ice, lemonade, chopped basil leaves, and chopped strawberries. Stir and enjoy! 

Strawberry Basil Lemonade Cocktail    Don't drink? Omit the vodka and you're good! It's just as delicious without. 

I'm actively looking for ways to savor what we have left of summertime. What are your favorite warm weather drink recipes? Do you have any special summer traditions with your family? xx -Elsie 

Credits // Author: Elsie Larson. Photography: Sarah Rhodes. Photos edited with A Beautiful Mess Actions