Strawberry in rim crowned with tip of mint sprig.
How to make:
MUDDLE strawberries in base of shaker. Add other ingredients, SHAKE with ice and fine strain into chilled glass.
|3 fresh||Small ripe strawberries (hulled)|
|1 1⁄2 fl oz||Bacardi Carta Blanca light rum|
|1 1⁄2 fl oz||Lejay Creme de Fraise|
|1⁄4 fl oz||Giffard Sugar Cane Syrup|
|1⁄2 fl oz||Single cream / half-and-half|
Takes some getting through the fine strainer, but when you do it's simply strawberries and cream with the faintest hint of alcohol. Wimbledon is all about strawberries & cream.
Created in London sometime during the 1990s when every cocktail served in a V-shaped glass was called a Martini.