Raspberry & Basil Gin Smash Cocktail

The gin has fresh raspberry and herbaceous basil notes – a perfect summer treat!




Chase Distillery Raspberry and Basil Gin


50ml Chase Raspberry & Basil Gin

20ml fresh lemon juice

10ml sugar syrup*

5 fresh basil leaves 

To garnish: fresh raspberries and basil leaves


All ingredients are available to purchase in our Farm Shop


  1. Muddle the basil leaves in the base of the shaker with the gin, lemon juice and sugar syrup.
  2. Add a couple of ice cubes and shake in a cocktail shaker until thoroughly chilled.
  3. Double strain into a tall glass filled with ice, and garnish with raspberries and a freshly picked basil leaf.

*If making your own sugar syrup, dissolve 300g caster sugar in 150ml water over a low heat on the hob. Leave to cool and bottle for future use in cocktails. Keep stored in the fridge.