Summer is finally here so toss those dry, boring brews aside and gear up for hot weather with a deliciously light, fresh and fruity drink.  This refreshing strawberry cocktail captures the essence of summer with every sweet sip. And of course anything that sparkles is just perfect for a celebratory night.

Ingredients

  • 3 oz. Champagne or Prosecco
  • 1 oz. dry gin
  • 1/2 oz. Licor 43
  • 2 large strawberries
  • Peppermint sprig for garnish

Preparation

Slice and muddle strawberries in a shaker along with diced peppermint. Add gin and Licor 43, shake with ice and strain into a Champagne glass. Top off with Champagne.