Very Green Smash - 1883 Maison Routin

Very Green Smash

The smash family is related to juleps and even mojitos, but is essentially a less “herbaceous” version of these two families. This variant is particularly fresh and tangy.

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    2cl 1883 Lemon syrup
    4 basil leaves
    5cl Scottish gin
    2 dashes grapefruit bitters
    11cl cold green tea


    First, infuse the green tea and leave to cool.
    Put the basil leaves and syrup in a tumbler, muddle gently, then fill with crushed ice.
    Add the bitters and gin, then the cooled green tea, and stir.
    Garnish with a basil sprig, a cucumber slice, lemon and grapefruit.