VIDEO: Strawberry gin smash recipe

Apr 24, 2014 at 3:00 a.m. ET

Sweet, ripe strawberries are the star of this fruity and refreshing smash cocktail.

Strawberry gin smash recipe


  • 1/2 teaspoon sugar
  • 1 lime wedge
  • 2-3 fresh ripe strawberries
  • 3 ounces gin
  • Splash club soda


  1. In a tall glass, combine the sugar and a squeeze of juice from the lime wedge.
  2. Muddle with the back of a spoon to dissolve the sugar.
  3. Add sliced strawberries, and lightly muddle.
  4. Fill the glass with ice.
  5. Add the gin.
  6. Top with a splash of club soda.
  7. Garnish with a strawberry.

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