Rub a cut lime around the rim of your glass. Dip the rim in decorating sugar or margarita salt
To a cocktail shaker, add diced strawberries, basil microgreens or leaves and simple syrup. Pro Tip: Crush the basil gently in your hand before adding
Muddle by pressing down lightly and giving a few gentle twists. The drink is well muddled when you smell the basil
Add lime juice, tequila, triple sec and ice
Shake, strain and pour over ice. Garnish with slices of limes, basil leaves and sliced strawberries
*Recipe created by Mirlandra from Mirlandra’s Kitchen and photography done by Lindsey Johnson of Cafe Johnsonia
Simple syrup can be bought in the cocktail section of most grocery stores, but it is
easy and cheaper to make your own!