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Ground Cherry Cocktail Recipe

The butterscotch flavor of ground cherries combined with rum and fresh basil is cocktail perfection.
Ground Cherry Cocktail Recipe
Photo by Matt Zuras

Servings: 1
Prep time: 5 minutes
Total time: 5 minutes


2 ounces light rum
1 ounce simple syrup
1/4 cup ground cherries
4 basil leaves, torn, plus more for garnish


Place the rum, simple syrup, cherries, and basil in a cocktail shaker and muddle. Add ice and shake, then strain into a coupe glass. Garnish with basil leaves.