Arak Strawberry Smash
A Levantine alcoholic spirit in the anise drinks family. It is a clear, colorlesss, and unsweetened anise-flavored distilled drink. It is the traditional alcoholic beverage of the Arab world.
A distilled beverage composed primarily of water and ethanol, sometimes with traces of impurities and flavorings. It can be made from grain, potatoes, rice, beans, beets, fruit or even wood; 40% ABV.
A concentrated fruit syrup made from strawberry pulp.
A small red fruit with a bright red color and sweet yet tart taste.
A granulated sucrose product (1/2 glucose to 1/2 fructose) made from molasses. What makes mom's chocolate chip cookies taste so dang good (and butter) (and love).
Aromatic plants used in cocktails as a garnish or muddled into the liquor to add a light fresh taste. Common in the Mint Julep.
Muddle strawberries with the brown sugar in the bottom of a shaker tin. Add the remaining ingredients and shake with crushed ice. Pour everything into a rocks glass and add more crushed ice to top. Garnish with a mint sprig and serve with a straw. #muddle #ontherocks #shake