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Straight on, landscape shot of the top of a Strawberry Key Limeade Cocktail garnished with a fresh strawberry and key lime wedge.
Strawberry Key Limeade Cocktail
Prep Time
15 mins
Cook Time
5 mins
Total Time
20 mins
 

This Strawberry Key-Limeade Cocktail is topped off with champagne and vodka. This libation is refreshing and perfect for summer!

Course: Cocktail, Drinks
Cuisine: American
Servings: 4
Calories: 387 kcal
Ingredients
  • 1 Cup Water
  • 1 Cup Granulated Sugar
  • 1 Cup Fresh Strawberries – quarter or halved (depending on size)
  • 1 Cup Key Lime Juice
  • 1 Cup Strawberry Vodka
  • 1 Cup Champagne (or Sparkling Wine)
  • Optional for Serving: Strawberries, Key Lime Wedges, Ice Cubes or Crushed Ice
Instructions
  1. Combine water and sugar in a small saucepan and place over high heat. Bring to a boil. Cook until water turns clear. (This should happen immediately). Remove from heat.
  2. Add strawberries and let seep in sugar water (simple syrup) for at least 20 minutes, or until syrup is room temperature.
  3. Use an immersion blender to puree strawberry simple syrup, or transfer syrup to a blender to puree. Transfer to a fine mesh strainer placed over a large pot or container and strain syrup. Discard strawberry seeds.
  4. To strawberry simple syrup add key lime juice, vodka and champagne.
  5. Fill glasses with ice and pour in strawberry key-limeade cocktail. Garnish with strawberries and key lime wedges. Enjoy immediately.
Recipe Notes

*Strawberry Key-Limeade cocktail will keep, stored in the refrigerator, for up to 3 days.

Nutrition Facts
Strawberry Key Limeade Cocktail
Amount Per Serving
Calories 387
% Daily Value*
Sodium 9mg0%
Potassium 177mg5%
Carbohydrates 58g19%
Sugar 53g59%
Vitamin A 30IU1%
Vitamin C 39.4mg48%
Calcium 20mg2%
Iron 0.4mg2%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.