My Favorite Cocktail
Jalisco Summer at 8407 Kitchen Bar
See how it's made
Nestled in downtown Silver Spring, 8407 Kitchen Bar offers a nice selection of signature cocktails in addition to a menu of artisanal American food.
In this week's edition of "My Favorite Cocktail," bar manager Patrick Forest demonstrates how to make a drink perfect for cooling down after a hot day.
Begin with 2 ounces of strawberry infused tequila
Add 1/8 ounce balsamic vinegar
Add 1/4 ounce lime juice
Add 1/8 ounce simple syrup
Add five Thai basil leaves
Shake over ice and double strain
Pour into a martini glass
Finish with a garnish of lime
Try the Jalisco Summer or one of the other creations at 8407 Kitchen Bar, 8407 Ramsey Ave., Silver Spring. The restaurant is open Monday through Thursday from 11:30 a.m. to 10:30 p.m., Friday 11:30 a.m. to midnight, Saturday 5 p.m. to midnight, and Sunday 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. Call 301-587-8407 or visit http://8407kb.com.