Cocktail & Other Recipes Cocktail Type Nonalcoholic

Strawberry Crush

Strawberry Crush cocktail
Image: / Tim Nusog

Forget crushes, this drink by bartender Sean Barlow has turned into a full-blown love affair.


  • 3 strawberries, cut in half
  • 3 mint sprigs
  • Juice of 1 lime, freshly squeezed
  • 1 ounce simple syrup
  • Ginger beer, to top
  • Garnish: strawberry
  • Garnish: mint sprig


  1. In a shaker, muddle the strawberries, mint, lime juice and simple syrup to a juicy pulp.

  2. Pour (unstrained) into a tall Collins glass.

  3. Fill with crushed ice and top with ginger beer.

  4. Garnish with an additional strawberry and mint sprig.