Drink of the Day: Pineapple Express

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NEW ORLEANS (WGNO) - If you're looking for something to quench your thirst without busting the waistline, News with a Twist has you covered.

Rouses Markets and Ochsner Eat Fit have teamed up to bring you our Drink of the Day with a healthy twist.

Today's cocktail is the Pineapple Express from Seed.

Here's the recipe:

-Rim your glass with cayenne pepper.
-Add two ounces of Reposado Tequila. 
-Add a whole lime that's been sliced into pieces
-Add four chunks of pineapple.
-Add six leaves of basil.
-Muddle everything together, mix with ice and shake.
-Strain the drink into your rimmed glass.
-Top with basil leaf garnish. 

Enjoy!