Berry Sparkler

Makes: 4 servings. Prep: 5 minutes.

Berry Sparkler
Servings: 4 Prep 5 mins

Ingredients

  • 3 cups ice
  • 1 1/2 cups frozen strawberries
  • 1 12 ounce can club soda
  • 1/4 cup mint leaves
  • 1/3 cup mint syrup
  • 2 tablespoons lemon juice

Make It

1. Combine ice, fresh or frozen strawberries, club soda, mint syrup (recipe follows), mint leaves and lemon juice in a blender. Cover and pulse until ice is crushed and all ingredients are well blended. Divide equally among 4 glasses. Serve chilled.

Mint syrup:

2. In a small saucepan, combine 3/4 cup each sugar and water. Bring to boiling over medium-high heat; boil 2 minutes. Cool to room temperature. Stir in 1/2 teaspoon mint extract.