- SERVINGS: Makes 1 drink
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The unusual combination of strawberry and basil in this martini is the work of El Salvadorborn mixologist José Zepeda.
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- 3 strawberries, plus 1 thin slice
- 3 basil leaves
- 1/2 ounce Simple Syrup
- 1 ounce gin, preferably Tanqueray No. Ten
- 1 ounce vodka
- 1/2 ounce fresh lime juice
- In a cocktail shaker, muddle the strawberries with the basil leaves and Simple Syrup. Add ice and the remaining ingredients and shake well. Strain into a chilled martini glass and garnish with the strawberry slice.