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Summer Drink Recipe »Thai Basil Smash«

In sisterMAG No. 50, Lukas Grossmann created the perfect summer drinks for your holidays… Find here the free download to the following drink: »Thai Basil Smash«. Enjoy!

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Summer Drink Recipe »Thai Basil Smash«

  • 6cl gin (e.g. Tanqueray London Dry)
  • 15 leaves of Thai basil
  • 3cl lime juice
  • 2cl sugar syrup
  • Ice cubes


Tips and blossoms of Thai basil

2 big ice cubes

1 tsp coriander seeds

  1. Roast the coriander seeds in a pan without oil until it starts to scent. Take the seeds out of the pan and put them aside.
  2. Put gin, basil leaves, lime juice and sugar syrup into a shaker, fill it up with ice cubes and strongly shake it for about 1 minute.
  3. Put the two ice cubes into two big tumblers and pour the drink through a fine sieve onto them. Roughly crush the coriander and spread it on the ice cubes. Garnish the drink with basil tips and serve.