Cucumber, lime and basil spritz

Here's a way to cool down this festive season. Our cucumber, lime and basil spritz is fresh and zesty, a guaranteed crowd-pleaser.

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Ingredients

  • 1 Lebanese cucumber, coarsely chopped
  • 1 lemon, coarsely chopped
  • 3/4 cup basil sprigs
  • 2 tbs caster sugar
  • 3/4 cup (185ml) lemon & elderflower cordial or lemon barley cordial
  • Ice cubes, to serve
  • 3 cups (750ml) chilled mineral water
  • Lemon wedges, to serve
  • Basil sprigs, extra, to serve

Method

STEP 1

Place the cucumber, chopped lemon, basil and sugar in a large jug. Stir until the cucumber and lemon release their juice. Add cordial and stir to combine.

STEP 2

Add ice cubes to the jug and top with mineral water. Serve with lemon wedges and basil sprigs.
 

Dietary information

Vegetarian
Vegan
Gluten-free
Dairy-free
Egg-free
Lactose-free
Nut-free
Peanut-free
Sesame-free
Soy-free
Wheat-free
Yeast-free

Check ingredient labels to make sure they meet your specific dietary requirements and always consult a health professional before changing your diet. View dietary information here.