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Monday, July 28, 2014

Strawberry Mule Drink - Inspired from attending the Taste of Iceland in Boston

Icelandic vodka, strawberries and ginger typical Scandinavian ingredients and perfect to make a summer cocktail. My mother and I were introduced to the strawberry Mule while attending the Taste of Iceland in Boston. We knew that we would have to make this drink this drink as one of our summer time drinks going forward. 


 
Below are the ingredients to the Strawberry Mule drink. 


ngredients:
2 oz vodka
1 oz lime juice from 4 sweet limes
3-4 strawberries sliced
ginger ale

Directions:

In a glass, put the strawberries and lime juice in it. Muddle the strawberries with the lime juice. To muddle, you mixing and grinding the strawberries together to make a pulp.

Next add the ice to the glass, and add the vodka.

Finally, add the ginger ale, garnish with a strawberry and mint maybe, and the ENJOY! - See more at: http://www.seductioninthekitchen.com/2014/06/strawberry-moscow-mule.html#sthash.62JQmxqf.dpuf
Ingredients:
2 oz vodka
1 oz lime juice from 4 sweet limes
3-4 strawberries sliced
ginger ale

Directions:

In a glass, put the strawberries and lime juice in it. Muddle the strawberries with the lime juice. To muddle, you mixing and grinding the strawberries together to make a pulp.

Next add the ice to the glass, and add the vodka.

Finally, add the ginger ale, garnish with a strawberry and mint maybe, and the ENJOY! - See more at: http://www.seductioninthekitchen.com/2014/06/strawberry-moscow-mule.html#sthash.62JQmxqf.dpuf
Ingredients:

  • 2 oz or 1/4 a cup of Icelandic vodka
  • 1 oz lime or 2 tablespoons juice from a half a lime
  • 3-4 red ripe strawberries sliced
  • 1 can of ginger beer
  • mint to garnish optional (optional)
  • 2 teaspoons of sugar (optional)
  • a wedge of lime to garnish(optional)
  • sliced strawberries to garnish (optional)
  • ice cubes
Kitchen Utensils:
  • cutting board
  • knife
  • mesh strainer
  • glass
  • bowl
  • measuring cup and spoon
Directions:


  1. Squeeze half a lime into a glass.
  2. In a bowl, slice up strawberries.  
  3. Pour lime juice into the bowl. 
  4. Take a fork and press the strawberries into the lime juice. Mix and press the strawberries and lime together to make a pulp.
  5. Place a mesh strainer over a bowl. Pour the strawbery lime juice into the mesh strainer. Stir the juice mixture around in the mesh strainer with your fork. 
  6. The result you should have enough strawberry lime juice for the drink in the bottom of a bowl.  Discard whatever is remaining in the mesh strainer. 
  7. Next add the ice to the glass.
  8. Pour 1/4 cup of vodka into the glass.  
  9. Next pour a can of ginger beer into the glass.  
  10. Add the strawberry lime juice
  11. If you would like to make the drink sweet, add two teaspoons of sugar or to taste (optional). 
  12. Garnish with sliced strawberries, a slice of lime or fresh mint.
Skål! 

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Ingredients:
2 oz vodka
1 oz lime juice from 4 sweet limes
3-4 strawberries sliced
ginger ale

Directions:

In a glass, put the strawberries and lime juice in it. Muddle the strawberries with the lime juice. To muddle, you mixing and grinding the strawberries together to make a pulp.

Next add the ice to the glass, and add the vodka.

Finally, add the ginger ale, garnish with a strawberry and mint maybe, and the ENJOY! - See more at: http://www.seductioninthekitchen.com/2014/06/strawberry-moscow-mule.html#sthash.62JQmxqf.dpuf
Ingredients:
2 oz vodka
1 oz lime juice from 4 sweet limes
3-4 strawberries sliced
ginger ale

Directions:

In a glass, put the strawberries and lime juice in it. Muddle the strawberries with the lime juice. To muddle, you mixing and grinding the strawberries together to make a pulp.

Next add the ice to the glass, and add the vodka.

Finally, add the ginger ale, garnish with a strawberry and mint maybe, and the ENJOY! - See more at: http://www.seductioninthekitchen.com/2014/06/strawberry-moscow-mule.html#sthash.62JQmxqf.dpuf