Strawberry Lime Gin Cocktails with a Kick
Prep Time
2 mins
Cook Time
3 mins
Total Time
5 mins
 

Juicy, summer strawberries, lime, and gin with just a hint of spice make these the perfect summer cocktail. Enjoy 1 (or more) on your front patio on a hot day for the ultimate refreshment. 

Course: Cocktails, Drinks
Servings: 1 cocktail
Author: Caitlin
Ingredients
  • 2-3 thin slices serrano pepper, or other spicy green pepper
  • 2 oz. gin
  • 1 oz. strawberry shrub
  • 1/2 oz. fresh lime juice
  • 1/4 oz. simple syrup
To serve
  • thinly sliced serrano peppers
  • lime wedges
Instructions
  1. Add ice to a cocktail glass and set aside. 

  2. In the bottom of a cocktail shaker, muddle the serrano pepper slices until broken up. Add the remaining cocktail ingredients, along with 3-4 ice cubes. Shake well. 

  3. Strain the cocktail into the prepared glass. Garnish with additional pepper slices and a lime wedge. Enjoy. 

Notes

This recipe can easily be doubled or more. The strawberry shrub will keep for about 1 week, so drink up!