Strawberry Fizz Drink

A refreshing summer drink!
Makes approx 3 pints.
Preparation time 15 minutes plus 1 hour standing
A less alcoholic version can be made using half cider and half lemonade.

450g strawberries
2tbsp caster sugar
Juice of 1 large orange
1 litre of sweet cider
Mint to garnish
Ice cubes

Hull the strawberries.
Rinse and drain them if needed.
Place in a bowl and bruise them slightly with a wooden spoon.
Large strawberries should be cut into smaller pieces.
Sprinkle with caster sugar & orange juice.
Leave for an hour and then place in a large jug.
Fill the jug with cider & add ice.
Garnish with mint.