How to Make It
Place 1 cup tomato juice and 1 cup basil in a blender, and pulse until basil is pureed. Add lemon juice and next 4 ingredients. Add remaining tomato juice as needed to fill blender, and pulse to blend. Pour mixture into a serving pitcher; stir in remaining tomato juice.
Fill glasses half-full with crushed ice. Pour drink to fill glasses. Garnish, if desired.
Christmas with Southern Living 2008