Simply Smashing

Smashes are a type of cocktail that muddle fresh herbs and/or citrus. This Small Acre Smash is refreshing and vibrant with uplifting basil and lemon. Anyone can make and enjoy this top-quality cocktail with some common pantry and fridge staples – and voila! Casual elegance.

SMALL ACRE BASIL SMASH

Small Acre Basil Smash

INGREDIENTS 
- 60ml Ambleside Small Acre Gin 
- 30ml Lemon juice
- 22.5ml Simple syrup
- 5-6 Large basil leaves
- Soda water

GARNISH 
Cucumber Ribbon
Sprig of Basil

METHOD 
Combine all ingredients except soda and cucumber into a cocktail shaker

Muddle, then add ice and shake well

Double strain into a chilled coupe glass

Top with soda, garnish with cucumber ribbon and a sprig of basil

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