Preparing food and drinks with fresh flowers, herbs and other botanicals is set to be a huge trend this year. We’re jumping on the band-wagon with summery basil and vodka cocktails.
MAKES 2 // COOKING TIME 10 min
4 cups cubed watermelon
¼ cup sugar
½ cup water
¼ cup vodka
¼ cup basil
1 lime, juice
1. Blend watermelon, sugar and 2–3 ice cubes till smooth. Strain, discarding the pulp and seeds.
2. Mix water, vodka, basil and lime juice. Pour into 2 glasses.
3. Add ice and watermelon juice, then stir. Garnish with watermelon.