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Basilico Fresco

Basilico Fresco

Basilico Fresco

  • vodka
  • Level: Easy
  • Prep: 5 min

If you're looking for the ultimate easy-sipping summer cocktail, this is the one for you. Essentially "summer in a glass", this drink is visually stunning, refreshing and pairs incredibly well with a sunny day.


  • 3 leaves of fresh basil
  • 10 red seedless grapes
  • 1/2 ounce vodka
  • 1/2 ounce Gingerale


  • Muddler
  • Bar spoon
  • Ice cube tray

How to Mix

  1. Muddle basil and grapes thoroughly to break up the grapes and release the basil notes
  2. Add vodka and gingerale then stir. 
  3. Serve over ice or up as a martini. 
  4. Large basil leaf for garnish, if desired.