This alcohol-free cocktail by Matthew Benevoli uses homemade Mediterranean Cordial.
6 oz San Pellegrino or other sparkling mineral water
2 dashes aromatic bitters
Garnish: fresh basil sprig
Fill a tall glass with ice. Add cordial and mineral water; stir gently. Sprinkle 2 dashes of bitters on top. Garnish with a fresh basil sprig. Serves 1.
—by Matthew Benevoli