Vodka Strawberry Lemonade Cocktails

Ingredients


  • Strawberry Simple Syrup:
  • 1 cup fresh strawberries
  • 1 cup sugar (we used beet sugar)
  • 1 cup water
  • Lemonade:
  • 1 cup freshly squeezed lemon juice
  • 1 cup water
  • 1 cup vodka
  • mint and lemon slices for garnish
  • ice cubes

Instructions


  1. In a small saucepan, combine the sugar, water and strawberries and bring to a simmer until the sugar is dissolved.
  2. Throw into the jar of a blender and puree until smooth. Strain through a fine mesh sieve into a pitcher.
  3. Add the lemon juice, water and the vodka to the strawberry simple syrup.
  4. Fill the glasses completely with ice cubes and add some mint and lemon slices. Pour the cocktails over the ice and serve immediately.


Recipe source: heatherchristo