- 6 cups water
- 6 basil leaves, rolled between your hands until bruised
- 1/4 cup honey, melted into 1/2 cup water
- 2 tablespoons sugar
- 1 lemon, juice of
In a small pot on a medium flame, add water, sugar and honey. Allow sugar and honey to melt. In a large carafe add water. To it add the sugar honey water. Place the basil in your hands and roll it vigorously until muttled and bruised. Toss into water and stir. Fill carafe with ice.
Serve with a lemon wedge to garnish.