You may not be aware, but there’s a revolution going on. A ‘sober revolution’, and you can thank Millenials for sparking the trend. Though something of a misnomer, this generation is not giving up alcohol entirely, but rather opting for less consumption overall and sipping sodas, flavoured water and CSL’s fave, mocktails, like our strawberry and lime mojito.
STRAWBERRY AND LIME MOJITO MOCKTAIL
Fresh fruit and mint with a spritz of fizzy liquid will make anyone smile
Makes 2, 30 ml drinks
½ cup strawberry puree
¼ cup lime juice
mint leaves for muddling
2 tbsp granulated sugar
Elderflower tonic water, club soda, or lime soda (500ml bottle)
Muddle strawberry puree together with sugar, lime juice and mint leaves until the sugar has fully dissolved.
Add crushed ice into glasses and pour the strawberry lime mojito into each glass.
Serve with a fresh strawberry and spring of mint for garnish.
This original wines and spirits article first appeared in the Spring 2020 issue of City Style and Living Magazine.