Published Jun 19th
Prep 5m Cook - Additional - Ready In 5m
Servings 1 drink Calories 313.5

Hold me back!

Recipe Ingredients

  • 3 leaves fresh basil, divided
  • 1 teaspoon cane sugar
  • ½ cup ice cubes, or as needed
  • 3 fluid ounces limoncello
  • 3 fluid ounces soda water
  • sea salt as needed

Cooking Directions

  1. 1 Place 2 basil leaves and cane sugar in a cocktail shake; muddle together until basil is broken down. Add ice, limoncello, and soda water. Cover shaker and shake.
  2. 2 Spread sea salt onto a shallow plate. Wet the rim of a glass with water and press rim into sea salt. Pour cocktail into glass and garnish with 1 basil leaf.

Nutrition Facts

  • Calories 313.5
  • Carbohydrate 39.9 g
  • Fat 0.3 g
  • Protein 0.1 g
  • Saturated Fat 0.1 g
  • Sodium 328.4 mg
  • Sugar 36.5 g


  1. Hi! Just made this tonight and shared it with my BFF - we both enjoyed it tremendously!!! No changes necessary. Love the basil-lemon combo and the sea-salt rim is the perfect finishing touch! Thank you for sharing this recipe - will make it again I m sure!

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