What could be nicer on a sunny day than a summer cocktail? Especially one starring strawberries! And easy to prepare.
Serves 8 - multiply proportionately for larger parties.
Juice from 4 freshly squeezed lemons
Zest of two lemons
200ml Dubonnet, or Martini Rosso, or Lillet Rouge
800ml soda water
Combine water, lemon juice, zest and sugar in a saucepan and heat gently until these form a syrup.
Chop strawberries , add the syrup, mix together in a blender. Add gin and Dubonnet/Martini/Lillet. Pour into a punch bowl. Add the soda water and Voila!