Wine lovers and producers on both sides of the Atlantic are breathing a collective sigh of relief. Presidents Emanuel Macron and Donald Trump announced that the U.S. and France agreed to ice their escalating trade war until the end of the year. In short, those much discussed 100% tariffs on French wine are on ice for now.
- Base Spirit Vodka
- Preparation Muddled & Stirred
- Flavor Fresh & Herbal
- Served On the Rocks
This light and refreshing libation is inspired by a summer’s garden bounty in Fire Island, NY. The fresh cucumber and basil notes make it perfect for enjoying as an easy daytime cocktail.
-Emily Ann Payton Fitzgerald
- In a Highball Glass muddle together blackberries, cucumber, lime juice, and basil until cucumbers and berries are crushed.
- Fill glass with ice. Add vodka and top with club soda.
- Stir to combine.
- Garnish with a cucumber slice, blackberry, and basil leaf.