Here's what you need... Ingredients:

3-4 fresh strawberries, hulled and sliced

1 ounce (30 ml) lemon juice, freshly squeezed

1 ounce (30 ml) limoncello liqueur 2 ounces

(60 ml) prosecco or sparkling wine

1 ounce (30 ml) club soda

Ice cubes Lemon slices and whole strawberries for garnish

Fresh mint leaves for garnish (optional)


Prepare the Glass: Take a tall wine glass or a highball glass. Fill it with ice cubes.

Muddle the Strawberries: In a cocktail shaker or a sturdy glass, add the sliced strawberries. Use a muddler or the back of a spoon to gently mash the strawberries to release their juices.

Mix the Ingredients: To the muddled strawberries, add lemon juice and limoncello liqueur. Stir well to combine and let the flavors meld for a moment.

Assemble the Drink: Strain the strawberry and limoncello mixture over the ice-filled glass.

Top with Sparkle: Pour prosecco or sparkling wine over the strawberry mixture.

Add Sparkle and Garnish: Top the drink with club soda to add a bit of effervescence.

Garnish: Drop in a few lemon slices and whole strawberries for a pop of color and flavor. Add a sprig of fresh mint leaves for an aromatic touch if desired.

Serve: Give the drink a gentle stir to incorporate all the flavors. Serve immediately and enjoy!

Tips: Make sure to use fresh, ripe strawberries for the best flavor. Adjust the sweetness by adding a bit of simple syrup if desired. You can customize the spritz by using different types of sparkling wine or adding a splash of flavored liqueur.

Serve this cocktail chilled for the best taste experience. Enjoy your delightful and refreshing Strawberry Lemoncello Spritz!

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