Cucumber Basil Mocktail

adapted from: Serious Eats makes: 1 mocktail In my opinion it’s hard to beat a well made cocktail, especially this time of year when you can muddle seasonal fruits and herbs for drinks like caipirinhas, smashes, and mojitos. However, sometimes a booze-free drink is in order. Perhaps you’re hosting a baby shower, you want a more hydrating drink but […]


In the barrage of new and updated craft cocktails lining cocktail menus and bar tables, it’s easy to forget the perfection and simplicity of one of the essential cocktails, the daiquiri. If the word daiquiri invokes images of slushy, saccharine-sweet concoctions in hurricane glasses topped with paper umbrellas and fruit, and that slightly horrifies you, […]