cookies to personalize ad content and offer you a better browsing experience. Take 2-4 Basil leaves, roll leaves and thinly slice into a chiffonade. Seemed like I could marry these two with the addition of some sort of alcohol. WARNING: JavaScript is not enabled. My name is Amy and I have a passion for both cooking and food. Most of the recipes on this blog call for 10 ingredients or less (give or take 2 or 3 depending on the complexity). Delicious! See pretty simple. Optional: Powdered sugar to taste IMPORTED BY THE PATRÓN SPIRITS COMPANY, CORAL GABLES, FL., USA This Cocktail has a frothy top followed by an ice cold Watermelon Basil flavor burst. 4. This one is a perfect summer refresher perfect for a warm night on your porch or by the pool: a Watermelon-Basil Gimlet. It is Rob’s all-time favorite summer fruit. Which brings us to our first cocktail with Lieutenant Dan – the Watermelon Basil Bramble, a watermelon basil gin cocktail. Required fields are marked *. Fabulous cocktail. Patrón Tequila Privacy Policy we recently revised to provide more detailed information on the use of personal data of EU users, in line with the General Data Protection Regulation. The cocktail today concentrates on the flavors of fresh fruit to trick your body into forgetting about the awesome booziness inside. Fill four, 6 or 8 ounce glasses with lots of Ice. Strain off the shaking ice and pour the drink into a glass with fresh ice and a small basil leaf. You know the answer… Actually I would rather not have to choose in that situation and have both instead! I created the Hot Dish Homemaker blog, as a forum to share my recipes. If you are not familiar with muddling, you need to use a pestal and morter. Blend the ingredients on high for 1 minute then immediately pour the Watermelon Cocktail over the Ice evenly in each glass. And yes… I’m all over this cocktail. Garnish with a piece of watermelon and fresh basil. So very nice to meet you Lieutenant Dan!!!! He could probably eat an entire quarter melon on his own. and he uses my favorite gin? I think I actually have everything here to make it! No, he’s not in the military, but his name is Dan. Add the gin and lime juice. Pingback: End of Summer Drink Recipes - GRUBBED Blog. :), (we are a unit of food and drink lovers as well ;) ). The site requires JavaScript to have an optimal experience. The limes still provide that touch of tartness I love. I had a nice Watermelon in the refrigerator that I was about to cut up and I had lots of basil growing in a planter on my deck. Do I go with the chocolate cake or a single malt? Yeah, that’s definitely Forrest Gump (which came out in ’93 or ’94) :-) Too funny. I am dying over these pictures – so good! Swap in mint! Fill the shaker with ice. Have a wonderful weekend! Cool mixture then strain into a jar, cover and refrigerate up to two weeks. Many of our family vacations revolve around what restaurants to try or what regional cuisine is in season. cookies and how you can change your settings. Rob’s finally back with another one of his cocktail creations. Fill 4 old fashioned glasses with ice. Your email address will not be published. So pretty! wth? Waterbird Spirits was born in Charlottesville, Virginia. i can’t wait to see what else you shake up :). By entering this site you agree to the new Patrón Tequila Privacy Policy and accept the uses of My husband’s favorite movie (ever) is Forrest Gump. Making this recipe? What You Will Need To Make Our Watermelon Strawberry Basil Cocktail: Tequila. A fresh watermelon syrup made with clarified watermelon juice blends with herbaceous Thai basil and aromatic lime leaf for a bright floral and almost cucumber-esque … Shake for 30 seconds. Looks so darn refreshing!! I love the thing, but basil really grows like crazy and sucks up water like nothing else. Bartenders can sign up to submit cocktails, promote their career and more. It pairs really well with fruits like watermelon, peaches, berries, and citrus. Welcome to blogging :). Watermelon and gin are such a wonderful combination… but one I’d never thought to make. Find out more on how we use Top with ginger ale. Now place the strained Watermelon Juice, the Agave, Tequila and the Basil back into the blender. :). Kep on cookin and shakin! It was very humid with about a 103 heat index that day. My husband loves Anejo Tequila so that was going to be my third ingredient. Raspberry Basil … Pour into a glass and garnish with extra watermelon and basil. The watermelon was cut up and blended, then fine-strained before we added it to the shaker with the lime juice, basil simple syrup and tequila. I have yet to make my own watermelon cocktail – this looks perfect, as I’ve recently become a fan of gin. Pinning it now! Add the gin and lime juice. Add Watermelon cubes, Basil leaves to cocktail shaker and muddle enough to crush the watermelon. Now where do I find one? Your wife is such a talent, so it’s so nice to see what a great team you make. I have to say it is good in a cocktail because it adds just the slightest hint of sweetness without going over the top. This is a good thing considering I have a recipe developer, chef and blogger queen as my wife. I’m more of a margarita girl, but I’d be willing to give this a try. All Rights Reserved. Love that, Sommer! Lt. Dan knows how to make a mean cocktail, that is for sure. Now place the strained Watermelon Juice, the Agave, Tequila and the Basil back into the blender. It gets very humid here in Minnesota in the summer months. I love the name Lieutenant Dan! HANDCRAFTED IN MEXICO. Garnish with a Basil leaf or small Watermelon slice. I used 2 very large leaves to get this amount. Double strain over ice into Collins Glass. So nice to meet you, Lt. Dan :), This looks fabulous, Lt Dan! Updated March 18, 2020. This looks so delicious. To make sure the cocktail didn't turn out too sweet we also included an ounce of lime juice. He got the nickname Lt. Dan somewhere around July 1994, but I can’t exactly remember why. Wonderful post and how sweet of you to let your hubby post.

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