Basil Gimlet: 2 ounces gin, preferably Junipero 1 ounce lime juice 1/2 ounce simple syrup 5 basil leaves Garnish: basil leaf DIRECTIONS Muddle the basil leaves in the bottom of a cocktail shaker. Add all other ingredients and ice. Shake until chilled, about 15 seconds. Fine strain into a chilled coupe and garnish with a basil leaf.
Pomegranate Bourbon Cocktail - Pomegranate molasses is a gem of an ingredient that often gets overlooked. This sweet and tart syrup adds the perfect pop of flavor to cocktails—especially whiskey based ones.
When it comes to liqueurs, this bitter, herbal, and fruity aperitif is one of our go-tos. Dark red Campari adds bold flavor wherever you pour it, equal parts sweetness and bitter punch. Start with one of these 16 cocktails, and then work your way down the list, one happy hour at a time. \n