Caprese Cocktail

Trying to recreate all the great tastes of a caprese salad into a cocktail seemed like a no brainer to me.  Next time I think I'll add more basil (you add as much as you like) and I forgot to add the olives on the skewers, DUH, but all in all I think it was a winner and one we'll serve again. 

Cheers we go again!!!

Caprese Cocktail Recipe


fresh, chopped basil - 1 tablespoon (or more) - muddled in each glass
balsamic vinegar - roughly 1 teaspoon per glass
Grape tomatoes - skewered
baby mozzarella balls - skewered
olives (optional) - skewered
salt and pepper - to taste
light rum - to taste - in each glass
tomato juice -  to top off each cocktail
stir and sip

There are no rules in cocktails. Make them to suit your own tastes and have fun with them!  That's what we do :)

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