The Polynesian

Recipe courtesy Lexington Social House
Show: Sandra Lee's Taverns, Lounges & Clubs Episode: Bowling with the Punches
TOTAL TIME: 5 min
Prep: 5 min
Inactive Prep: --
Cook: --
YIELD: 1 serving
LEVEL: Easy

ingredients

  • 4 fresh basil leaves, plus 1 leaf for garnish
  • 2 ounces tequila, such as Don Julio
  • 1/2 ounce lime juice
  • 1/2 ounce pineapple juice
  • 1/2 ounce simple syrup
  • 1 dash bitters, such as Peychaud's
  • Ice, for chilling
  • Crispy prosciutto or bacon, for garnish
  • Pinch cayenne pepper
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Directions

Add 4 of the basil leaves to a cocktail shaker and muddle. Add the tequila, lime juice, pineapple juice, simple syrup and bitters. Fill with ice and shake. Strain into a rocks glass with one large cube of ice. Garnish with prosciutto or bacon and a basil leaf and sprinkle with a pinch of cayenne.

Notes

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