How to make:
MUDDLE basil in base of shaker. Add other ingredients apart from tonic water, SHAKE with ice and strain into ice-filled glass. TOP with tonic water.
This fruity, herbal drink is even better made the way Douglas originally intended, with basil infused gin instead of muddled leaves.
Created in 2001 by Douglas Ankrah for Akbar, Soho, London, England.
There are approximately 202 calories in one serving of Byzantine.