A Basil Blueberry Whiskey Smash Recipe is a refreshing drink perfect for enjoying on a warm summer evening. The fantastic flavors of whiskey, basil and blueberry come together in this gorgeous cocktail.
This drink is perfect for gatherings with friends or relaxing on a summer night. This cocktail recipe is simple, but the end result is truly impressive.
Adjust this cocktail to your preferences. Add more or less of each ingredient or swap in your favorite ingredient.
What is a Whiskey Blueberry Smash Cocktail?
A Whiskey Blueberry Smash is a refreshing and easy to make drink. It’s made with whiskey, blueberries, orange juice, basil and club soda.
What Can Be Used Instead Of Club Soda?
Use ginger beer or lemon lime soda in place of the club soda if you prefer.
Do I Have To Use Basil?
No, mint is a wonderful pairing with the ingredients of this cocktail. Or, feel free to leave off the herbs altogether.
- 1 heaping tablespoon Blueberry Jam
- 2 ounces Whiskey
- ⅛ ounce (squeeze) of fresh orange juice
- 6 Basil Leaves (or mint)
- 4 ounces Club Soda
- ½ cup of ice
- Optional: Agave Nectar or Simple Syrup if you prefer a sweeter drink
- Tear or gently bruise the basil leaves.
- In a cocktail glass, add the following: bruised basil leaves, blueberry jam, orange Juice, whiskey and ice.
- Stir gently.
- Top with Club Soda.
- Stir one more time, add straw and enjoy.
Nutrition InformationYield 1 Serving Size 1
Amount Per Serving Calories 198Total Fat 0gSaturated Fat 0gTrans Fat 0gUnsaturated Fat 0gCholesterol 0mgSodium 13mgCarbohydrates 17gFiber 0gSugar 12gProtein 0g
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