Golden Celebration Cocktail

Golden Celebration Cocktail

YIELD: Makes 8 servings


8 T - honey

1 cup - lemon juice

4 T - lemon zest

1 T - rose water

8 - basil leaves

16 oz. - soda water

16 oz. - vodka, optional



In a tall glass, mix 1 tsp. of honey, 2 T of lemon juice, 1/2 tsp. of rose water and 1/2 tsp. of lemon zest. Stir and add ice.

Add 2 oz. of vodka and stir along with the ice until all the ingredients are blended.

Tap the basil leaf on the palm of your hand to accentuate its flavor and put it inside the glass.

Finally, top up the glass with soda water, stir and serve.

This drink is also delicious and very refreshing when prepared alcohol-free.

Recipe Courtesy of Coral Bosch, Event Planner and Founder of Zikei Event Design.


It is advisable to prepare each cocktail separately to achieve the freshest flavor possible.