I was first introduced to Ventura Sprits by mixologist Sabi Khalsa when she created an inspired gimlet using their California Vodka, a spirit made using strawberries. No, not a strawberry-flavored vodka, one that is actually distilled from strawberry wine. It was so subtle and lovely – not at all syrupy or sweet – and I had to […]
Earlier this week, I shared the first of several delicious, bespoke cocktails from a new favorite, Sabi Khalsa of Funmakers. On today’s drink menu: a crisp and refreshing alternative to the standard tequila-based cocktail.
I discoverd Sabi Khalsa and her mixology service, Funmakers, on Instagram, and had to give some of her bespoke cocktails a try. It turns out, we have quite a few friends in common, and we had an amazing time chatting and mixing up some delicious and inspired sips. The first: a Strawberry Basil Gimlet made with the freshest of components.