Simple, easy and will come together quickly for those unexpected guests. Here we have a fail safe cocktail or mocktail for those arrivals that you love but were completely unexpected.
Its also a great summer drink when you need a refresh and blueberries are in season. This recipe is also great for kids just simply remove alcohol, i know my daughter loves the taste of the mint and blueberries.
Just remember to always have ice made and on hand in the warmer months!.
First let’s make the simple syrup, this will soon become a staple in your drink making cupboard.
Simple Syrup, makes two cups.
1 cup caster sugar
1 cup water
In a small saucepan on a low heat place both water and sugar, stir together and heat until sugar is completely dissolved.
Once dissolved allow to cool then pour into an airtight bottle and store in the pantry or fridge.
If you would like to make more just double the recipe.
Blueberry and mint sodas
Place blueberries, mint and syrup in your glasses and muddle together.
Add ice, alcohol, and lemon juice and stir all together.
To finish top with some fresh mint, a slice of lemon and your favourite straw!.
* remove alcohol to make it a mocktail - its that simple.