Honey Basil Margaritas

From our Herbal drinks episode – you're gonna want to give this one a whirl. Omg – so so tasty! It elevates the traditional margarita — give it that honey and basil boost and you'll be in heaven.
Servings 1 Drink


  • ¾ oz honey simple syrup recipe below
  • 6 small sized basil leaves
  • 2 oz tequila Pick a brand that doesn't suck.
  • ½ oz orange liqueur
  • 1 oz fresh squeezed lime juice

For the honey simple syrup

  • ½ cup good quality honey Queen Bee Honey is our go to
  • ½ cup water


To prepare the margaritas

  • In a shaker, muddle the basil leaves with the honey simple syrup.
  • Add the remaining ingredients and fill the shaker with ice.
  • Shake for 30-45 seconds. Pour into a old fashioned glass and enjoy!

To prepare the honey simple syrup

  • Combine the honey and water in a saucepan and bring to a boil.
  • Simmer for a couple minutes and then let is steep for about 1/2 an hour.




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