Posted by LuK
|5||oz||Thai Basil (leaves)|
|4||cube||Pineapple (inch-wide cubes)|
|1 1⁄2||T||Lime juice|
In a cocktail shaker, crush 4 basil leaves and the pineapple to a pulp with a muddler or wooden spoon. Fill shaker about halfway with ice and add simple syrup, tequila and lime juice. Shake well and strain into a cocktail glass. Top with a splash of soda and float last basil leaf on surface.
Published: June 23, 2009 Adapted from "Mix Shake Stir" (Little, Brown, 2009)