Drink Local, Los Angeles: The Tower Smash from Delta Sky Magazine. 5–6 basil leaves, lightly muddled Juice of one lemon + half a lemon for the glass 1/2 oz. simple syrup 1/2 oz. ginger syrup 2 oz. Reposado tequila Shake and strain all ingredients over lemon half in a bucket glass. Add ice and a basil leaf garnish.