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.