Sparkling Persimmon Basil

Persimmons aren’t used nearly enough, so discover something new and enjoy their subtly sweet flavor in this uniquely refreshing infusion. There are several kinds of persimmons, but all do well with infusion recipes.


8 cups of water3 cups of water
3 persimmons1 persimmon
4 large basil leaves1 large basil leaf


Muddle basil leaves in a pitcher, adding sliced persimmons. Add sparkling water, allow the mix to chill and infuse for 1-4 hours before enjoying.