Looking for a cooling cocktail to enjoy this summer? You’ve come to the right place! Whether you’re throwing a BBQ, planning a picnic or watching Wimbledon with friends – be the perfect host with this super simple and refreshing drink. Mixing together strawberry puree, fresh mint, cranberry juice and vodka, this seriously yummy cocktail is finished with mouthwatering mint, vibrant strawberries and sliced cucumbers. Cheers!
We’ve whipped up this delicious medley in our latest drinking glasses and jug because not only does it look pretty, it means there’s plenty to go around!
2-3 strawberries, mashed with stalks removed
100ml cranberry juice
Sliced cucumber, strawberries and mint
Step one. Mash the strawberries to form a puree.
Step two. Muddle together with the vodka and cranberry juice.
Step three. Strain over ice, discarding any lumpy bits of strawberry.
Step four. Serve with cucumber slices, fresh strawberries and a spring of mint.
Please always drink responsibly. Visit drinkaware.co.uk for more information.
If you’re thinking of giving this a go, tweet @nextofficial or tag us over on Instagram to show us your finished result. Cocktails not your thing? Why not take inspiration from Wimbledon’s all-white theme and overhaul your tableware! There’s something ultra-refreshing about a clean table top. Opt for white crockery and off set with wood or raffia to give it a distinctly summertime feel.