Sweet strawberries, bright mint leaves, and warm black pepper smash together to make this refreshing summer cocktail!
- 4–5 large strawberries, quartered
- 5 mint leaves
- ~1/4 teaspoon black pepper
- 1.5 oz. vodka
- Club soda
- In an old-fashioned glass, add strawberries, mint leaves, and black pepper. Muddle until combined. Add about 4 ice cubes, pour in vodka, and stir to combine. Add additional ice and top off drink with club soda. Stir if desired. Add mint, strawberry, and additional black pepper to garnish.
You can strain the strawberry pieces out of the drink if desired; do so just before serving.
- Category: Beverages
Keywords: summer, 4th of july, cocktail, easy