Summery cocktail made with strawberries, raspberries, lime juice, white rum, lemon-lime soda and garnished with fresh mint. These Strawberry Cocktails are refreshing on a summer's day.
Servings 6 people
- 1 pint fresh raspberries
- 1 pint fresh strawberries, sliced
- 1/2 cup water
- 1/2 cup granulated sugar
- 1 cup white rum
- 1/4 cup lime juice
- 1-2 cups ice cubes
- 1 (16-ounce) can lemon-lime soda
- fresh mint for garnish
- fresh raspberries for garnish
In a small saucepan over low to medium heat, combine the raspberries, strawberries, water, and sugar. Bring to a boil and stir until the sugar dissolves and berries soften.
Press the mixture through a wire mesh strainer. Let the juice cool. Discard the pulp and seeds.
In a pouring pitcher, combine the berry juices with rum and lime juice.
Divide the ice cubes evenly among 4 to 6 glass tumblers or cocktail glasses. Pour the mixture evenly over the ice in each glass. Top with lemon-lime soda, and garnish with fresh mint and raspberries.
Calories: 226kcal | Carbohydrates: 33g | Protein: 2g | Fat: 1g | Saturated Fat: 1g | Sodium: 5mg | Potassium: 252mg | Fiber: 7g | Sugar: 24g | Vitamin A: 35IU | Vitamin C: 70mg | Calcium: 32mg | Iron: 1mg