Strawberry Rum Lemonade

This sparkling summer cocktail has the perfect balance of sweet and acidic flavors, with a bit of fresh mint to marry them together.

Ingredients

  • 1 lemon, peeled, halved
  • 90 g (½ cup) hulled strawberries
  • 4 fresh mint leaves
  • 360 ml (1½ cup) water
  • 50 g (¼ cup) caster sugar
  • 60 ml (4 ounces) dark spiced rum
  • 390 g (3 cups) ice cubes

Directions

  1. Place all ingredients into the Vitamix container in the order listed and secure the lid.
  2. Select Variable 1 start the machine, and slowly increase speed to Variable 10
  3. Blend for 20 seconds.
  4. Serve over ice and enjoy!