Flavor your gin and vodka with the freshest favors of the season and take your cocktails to the next level with these simple infusion recipes. Perfect for home bartending — or including on restuarant to-go beverage kits — lively flavors add just the right addition to your liquor cabinet. And make amazing housewarming and hostess gifts, too.
Lemon & Lemongrass infusion: Peel the lemon rind (avoid the white pith) and place into a glass container with 2 lemongrass stalks. Fill with your choice of vodka or gin.
Cucumber & Basil Infusion: Peel, slice and seed the cucumber and place into a glass container with 4 basil leaves. Fill with your choice of vodka or gin.
Let your infusions sit for 36-72 hours. Strain when the infusion has reached the desired flavor; into a fresh bottle or jar. Enjoy with friends at your next cocktail night.