This 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!
vodka (or gin—your choice!)
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
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Credits // Author: Elsie Larson. Photography: Sarah Rhodes.
Strawberry Basil Lemonade Cocktail
- strawberries chopped
- basil chopped
- 1 ½ oz. vodka or gin—your choice!
- lemon wedge for garnish
In a tall glass, mix 1.5 ounces vodka, ice, lemonade, chopped basil leaves, and chopped strawberries. Stir and enjoy!