The distinct aromatics of fresh basil greet your palate with the promise of warmer weather. Paired with ripe strawberries, Cointreau and lime, this Rickey tastes as beautiful as it looks.
2 oz Cointreau
1 oz Fresh Lime Juice
1 Strawberry hulled and quartered
2-3 Basil Leaves
3-4 oz Club Soda
How to Mix
Muddle the strawberry and basil in the bottom of a glass
Pour Cointreau and fresh lime juice
Add ice, top with club soda and stir
Garnish with a strawberry and basil leaf
Originally made with rye whiskey, the Rickey is a classic drink simply crafted with fresh lime juice, your favorite base spirit, and club soda. The Cointreau Rickey is a perfection of this American creation, as the sweetness of Cointreau beautifully balances the tartness of fresh lime.