A fresh fruity soft drink; just perfect on a hot summer day.
It’s super easy to make. Give it a try!
- 500 g strawberries
- 1 spring of fresh mint
- ice cubes
- 1/2 lemon
- fine sugar to sweeten
Pick the top leafy bits off the strawberries.
Pick the mint leaves. Discard the stalk.
Put the strawberries and mint leaves in a blender along with about 100g of ice cubes.
Squeeze the juice out of the lemon half into the blender, using your fingers to catch any seeds.
- Add sugar to sweeten.
- Add enough cold water to just cover the strawberries (roughly 350ml), pop the lid on and whiz until smooth.
- Fill a large jug halfway up with ice cubes.
- Taste the slushie and sweeten with a little more sugar, if needed.
- Pour into the jug and stir with a wooden spoon.