When I'm out cruising, I can always tell when a bartender is doing a superb job. The bar is busy, a small crowd may be gathering, lots of laughter all around (and of course, the drinks are flowing!)
Our favorite bartenders aren't making our favorite cocktails for us at the moment, but they have been busy sharing their "secret" recipes. Here are a few of my favorites:
Courtesy of Windstar Cruises
The STRAWBERRY AND BASIL SMASH
Crush the basis and strawberries. Add ice, gin, lemon juice and simple syrup. Shake well. Pour into a new glass and top with Prosecco. Garnish with a strawberry.
Laurie Marschall - Owner and Founder