23 Mar 2022

Improve your gin game and impress your friends with this series of simple and delicious gin recipes thanks to Ambleside Distillers.

Basil Smash

A simple summer cocktail from Ambleside Distillers founder Matt.

You will need:

45ml Small Acre Gin
25ml basil syrup
20ml lime juice
Fresh basil leaf for garnish


1. Shake all ingredients over ice & pour into a rocks glass.
2. Garnish with basil.



How to make Basil Syrup:

1. Mix a 1:1 ratio of hot water and white sugar.
2. Once cooled, muddle basil into the syrup and let it infuse in a sealed bottle.


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