by KWV (and Jean-Pierre le Roux)
Aromatic basil brings a savoury edge to this herbal cocktail featuring Stoli and passion fruit juice.
• 2 parts Stoli vodka (Stolichnaya)
• 1 part fresh passion fruit
• 5 basil leaves
• 1/2 part lime juice
• 1/2 part simple syrup (Triple Sec)
• Add passion fruit and basil leaves to a cocktail shaker, reserving 1 basil leaf for garnish, and muddle together.
• Add ice, Stoli, lime juice and simple syrup.
• Shake and strain into a chilled Martini glass.
• Garnish with the remaining basil leaf.
• Cool down immediately!