How to make the Basil Smash cocktail recipe:
For the Basil Smash recipe put the basil leaves in a mixing glass and bruise them gently with a muddler or a spoon. Add the gin, the lemon juice and the simple syrup. Mix everything well and strain your Basil Smash drink into your glass. Decorate your Basil Smash mixed drink with a basil sprig.