Cucumber Mint and Basil Soda

Recipe by Ambervim
READY IN: 10mins
SERVES: 12
UNITS: US

INGREDIENTS

Nutrition
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DIRECTIONS

  • Bring water and sugar to a boil to make simple syrup.
  • Keep 1.5 cups in a small saucepan and remove pan from heat.
  • Add cucumber slices (reserving 12 for garnish), 24 mint leaves, and basil.
  • Cover and let steep for 30 minutes.
  • Strain cucumber-herb syrup into a jar, pressing on solids in strainer.
  • Fill a 12-oz. glass with ice cubes. Add 2 tablespoons syrup and top with soda water (about 1/2 cup). Stir to combine. Garnish with cucumber slice and sprig of mint. Repeat to make 11 more sodas.
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