Meyer Lemon and Basil Fizz

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  • Level: Easy
  • Total: 5 min
  • Prep: 5 min
  • Yield: 2 cocktails
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2 slices Meyer lemon

4 to 6 fresh basil leaves, plus more for garnish

4 ounces vodka


6 ounces good-quality Italian orange soda


  1. In a pint glass, muddle the lemon slices with the basil. Add the vodka and stir. Strain into 2 rocks glasses filled with ice, and top with orange soda. Garnish with fresh basil leaves and serve. 

Cook’s Note

If Meyer lemons are not available, substitute 1 slice orange and 1 slice lemon.