Stir it Up: Raspberry Smash


Gather supplies: (makes 2 drinks)

  • 2 lime wedges
  • Sugar, for dipping
  • 1/2 cup fresh raspberries
  • 6 tablespoons vodka
  • 4 teaspoons sugar
  • 1 1/2 cups ice cubes
  • 1/4 cup chilled Champagne

Mix it up:

  1. Run 1 lime wedge around the rims of two glasses, then dip the rims in sugar.
  2. Place the lime wedges, raspberries, vodka, and 4 teaspoons sugar in cocktail shaker; smash the fruit using a muddler or the handle of a wooden spoon.
  3. Add ice and shake for ten seconds.
  4. Divide between glasses (do not strain), top with Champagne, and serve.

Treat yourself and your honey to this simple cocktail that is perfect for celebrating love.

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