Elixir of Avarice

Aim

Create a contemporary cocktail pairing of pineapple and basil with a smooth easy to drink fruitiness.

Apparatus

Shaker
Hawthorne Strainer
Fine Mesh Strainer
Jam Jar

Materials

  • 50ml Pineapple Elixir
  • 50ml Fresh Pineapple juice
  • 5ml Freshly Squeezed Lime Juice
  • 5ml Simple Syrup
  • 4 Fresh chunks of Pineapple
  • 2 Fresh Basil leaves
  • 1 Sprig of fresh Basil to garnish
  • 1.7 Oz Pineapple Elixir
  • 1.7 OzΒ Fresh Pineapple juice
  • 0.2 OzΒ Freshly Squeezed Lime Juice
  • 0.2 OzΒ Simple Syrup
  • 4 Fresh chunks of Pineapple
  • 2 Fresh Basil leaves
  • 1 Sprig of fresh Basil to garnish
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Method

  1. Add plenty of ice to a shaker.
  2. Add all of the ingredients to the shaker and shake vigorously.
  3. Double strain into the Jam Jar.
  4. Garnish with the sprig of Basil and serve.

Results

A fruity cocktail with the delicious herbaceous notes of the basil and the sharpness of the lime for a fantastic refreshing drink.

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