HerbCo Hints

Chiffonade of Basil

To create a chiffonade of basil: Roll a basil leaf up from tip to stem, and cut along the short axis to create thin strips.

Maggie's Marvelous Mojitos


Ingredients

  • 12 fresh HerbCo Mint leaves
  • 1½ oz. light rum
  • ½ lime
  • 7 oz. club soda
  • 2 Tbl simple syrup or 4 tsp. sugar

Directions

Place mint leaves, simple syrup or sugar, and lime into a glass.    Crush lightly with a pestle.  Add an inch of ice.   Add rum, top off with club soda, and stir well.  Garnish with a sprig of mint.  Makes one killer mojito.