Need something to do with all your extra basil? After making a big batch of pesto, muddle some basil leaves into a refreshing evening cocktail. With a punch of summer flavor from the lemon, a dash of bourbon and a just a hint of simple syrup, you'll be wondering how your summers were ever complete without this drink.
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