(PRESS RELEASE)_FORT LAUDERDALE, FL – What better way to shake up National Martini Day (June 19) than with a summer garden-inspired potion at Louie Bossi's Ristorante, Bar and Pizzeria in Boca Raton and Fort Lauderdale. Beverage Director and Certified Sommelier Ervin Machado will be shaking up a Strawberry and Basil Martini ($12.50), a splendiferous concoction of fresh fruits, herbs, and chilled vodka.
Strawberry and Basil Martini
3 freshly muddled strawberries
2 basil leaves
2 ounces of Tito’s Handmade Vodka
Juice of one lime
Juice of one lemon
1 basil leaf for garnish
1 ounce of simple syrup (water and sugar equal parts)
In a cocktail shaker, muddle the strawberries with the basil leaves and simple syrup. Add ice and the remaining ingredients and shake well. Strain liquid into a chilled martini glass and garnish with a basil leaf.
Louie Bossi’s serves dinner seven nights a week, lunch Monday-Friday, and brunch on Saturdays and Sundays.
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Louie Bossi’s Ristorante and Pizzeria is located at 100 East Palmetto Park Road, Boca Raton, and 1032 East Las Olas Blvd. in Fort Lauderdale. For more information, call (561) 336-6699 (Boca Raton), (954) 356-6699 (Fort Lauderdale), or visit louiebossi.com.
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