Beat the heat this summer and impress your guests aboard the boat with this super fresh strawberry mint lemonade. Add some vodka to make it into a bougie, boozy cocktail, or leave it out crafting a cute mocktail for the kiddos. Either way, this refreshing summer drink will please everyone aboard!

summer drink


2 ounces vodka

4 ounces lemonade

Two strawberries rough chopped

6-8 mint leaves

Juice from 1/4 lime (more for garnish)

In a cocktail shaker add vodka, strawberries, mint and lime juice, gently muddle releasing the aromatics of the mint, and juice from the strawberries. Add lemonade and fill with ice until the shaker is full. Shake well. Strain into large wineglass filled with ice. Garnish with a slice of strawberry and/or lime.

Enjoy! And, as always, please drink responsibly if you choose to turn this into an adult-only beverage.

– Capt. Scott Souders