DOTW: Raspy Berry’s Country Lemonade

As a great bard once refrained: “Lemonade in the shade with my feet up.”  Whether it be pool side, roof top, beach blanketed or on a wrap-around porch,  one thing that remains the same about the image this phrase conjures up; the refreshing taste of lemonade on a hot summer day. As a kid in Florida, there was nothing better than a glass of pink lemonade (Country Time if we didn’t make it ourselves) to satisfy our lemonade jones. Who knew as an adult that glass of lemonade could get so much better with one simple ingredient… GIN





Lemonade. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)


Raspy Berry’s Country Lemonade

2 oz. very berry medley infused gin
3 oz. fresh lemon juice
3 oz. water
1 – 2 oz. simple syrup (to taste)

– combine ingredients in cocktail half filled with ice
– shake vigorously
– double strain into a Collins glass filled with ice=
garnish: raspberries


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