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Wildberry Basil Refresher


1½ ounces clear spirit of choice, such as vodka, gin, or tequila

1 ounce wildberry syrup

¾ ounce fresh lemon juice

2 basil leaves

Club soda on top

Garnish: Berries and additional basil leaves


In a cocktail tin, shake spirit, syrup, lemon juice, and basil together. Strain into a collins glass filled with crushed ice and top with club soda. Garnish with berries and basil.