Strawberry Mule Cocktail
Looking for a way to shake up your cocktail? Smoke it! Strawberries are grilled and shaken with vodka, Traeger Smoked Simple Syrup, lemon juice, and ginger beer then served over crushed ice for a tangy, sweet treat of a drink. This recipe serves two.
8 strawberries, plus more for serving
3 Ounce vodka
1 Ounce Traeger Smoked Simple Syrup (or your favorite simple syrup)
1 Ounce Fresh lemon juice
8 grilled strawberries, plus more for serving
6 Ounce ginger beer
When ready to cook, set Traeger temperature to 400°F and preheat, lid closed for 15 minutes.
Place strawberries directly on the grill grate and cook 15 minutes or until grill marks appear.
For the cocktail: Add vodka, grilled strawberries, Traeger Smoked Simple Syrup, and lemon juice to a shaker. Shake vigorously.
Double strain into a fresh glass or copper mug with crushed ice.
Top with ginger beer and garnish with extra grilled strawberries and fresh mint. Enjoy!
Recipe and photo from Traeger.