Strawberry Mint Cocktail

Strawberry Mint Cocktail

A perfect summer cocktail. Enjoy this strawberry mint cocktail with gin or vodka. Leave out the alcohol for a delicious mocktail.
Course Drinks


  • 6 leaves mint also delicious with basil
  • 2 T JM Treats & Eats Strawberry Preserves
  • 4 oz gin or vodka I used Barr Hill Gin (made with honey)
  • 1 oz honey simple syrup recipe below
  • soda water

Honey Simply Syrup

  • 1/2 cup honey
  • 1 cup water


  • Fill two rocks glasses with ice and set aside
  • Muddle the mint leaves in a cocktail shake until you can smell the mint.
  • Add JM Treats & Eats Strawberry Preserves, gin or vodka, honey simple syrup and a handful of ice. Shake vigorously for 15-20 seconds.
  • Strain mixture into rocks glasses and top off with soda water. Garnish with a mint leaf or slice of strawberry.

Honey Simple Syrup

  • Mix 1/2 cup honey and 1 cup water in a small sauce pan.
  • Heat over low heat, stirring often, until honey has completely dissolved.
  • Pour into a mason jar and let cool to room temp. Store in the refrigerator.