Yum Alert: Cucumber-Basil Gin & Tonic

Gin & Tonics just got better. This G&T recipe, composed of cooling cucumber and basil, makes the perfect summer cocktail. Image and recipe via BS’ in the Kitchen.


  • 3 cucumber slices
  • 3 basil leaves
  • ½ tbsp sugar (or ½ tbsp of simple syrup)
  • 1 ounce gin
  • lime juice (to taste)
  • ½ cup crushed ice
  • ½ cup tonic water

For instructions, go here.

Rosetta is a Manhattan-born student currently living in Paris. She loves fashion, traveling, and all things kale. She's adopted the Parisian street style, yet stayed in-touch with her New York roots; she can be spotted wearing all black with a green color pop from holding her cold-pressed juice. Her religion is coconut oil and she's married to almond butter.