Zespri® Kiwifruit and Lime Soda with Selasih (Basil) Seeds
- 2 Zespri® Green Kiwifruit , peeled and cut into thin slices
- 2 tsp dried basil seeds
- 120 g sugar(to taste)
- 120 ml freshly squeezed lime juice
- 2 cans tonic (325 ml each), well chilled
- 1 lime – cut into thin slices
- 2 – 3 cups crushed ice
Serves 4 – 6
Place basil seeds in a bowl and cover with 2 cups of water. Set aside for 10 – 15 minutes or until seeds soften. Pour soaked seeds into a sieve and drain well.
Add sugar to lime juice and stir until sugar dissolves.
Close to serving time, add tonic water to lime syrup. And add lime slices, drained basil seeds and kiwifruit. Serve immediately over crushed ice.