A simple, yet refreshing adult-only lemonade made with lemonade, a splash of fresh squeezed lemon and lime, pureed fresh berries, rum, and vodka. This Berry Smash lemonade is sure to be a smash hit!
It may only be the beginning of summer, but here in the South, the heat and humidity are already taking their toll. This recipe for Berry Smash Lemonade cocktail is the perfect way to relax on a long, hot summer’s day, and it takes just minutes to make.
How to Make a Berry Smash Lemonade Cocktail
This fruity concoction is a delightful adult-only lemonade tastes wonderful either as a single drink or in a pitcher to share with friends!
And if you are not in the mood for an alcoholic drink, leave out the liquor, and you have a refreshingly delicious, fruity lemonade the whole family can enjoy!
You’ll find the complete ingredient list and instructions in the printable recipe card near the end of this fruity cocktail recipe post.
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- cocktail shaker
- highball cocktail glasses
- paring knife
- blender – I prefer to use my small smoothie blender for this cocktail, rather than my full-size one
Berry Smash Lemonade Cocktail Ingredients
All you need to make Berry Smash Lemonade is your favorite homemade or pre-made lemonade, some vodka and rum, and a handful of the season’s freshest berries.
- Bacardi Rum
- Citron Vodka
- fresh lemon juice
- fresh lime juice
- fresh strawberries
- fresh blackberries
- Lemon for slices ( wheels )
Instructions to Make Berry Smash Lemonade
This particular cocktail recipe calls for a few extra minutes of prep. while you dice and then blend the fruit. It’s well worth the extra minute or two, promise!
Once that’s done, it’s as simple as filling a glass with ice, adding the ingredients to a cocktail shaker to mix, then pour it into a frosted glass.
Don’t forget to add some fresh fruit for garnish!
And that’s it! Now all that’s left to do is sit back, relax and enjoy this fruity concoction!
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Free Printable Recipe Card
- 2 oz Bacardi Rum
- 1 oz Citron Vodka
- 4 oz of lemonade
- 1 oz Juice of a fresh lemon
- 1 oz Juice of a fresh Lime
- 3 Fresh Strawberries, stem removed and diced
- 4 fresh Blackberry diced
- 1 lemon, for garnish
- Begin by dicing the berries, then add them to a blender and puree for 30 seconds.
- Fill a frosted glass 3/4 of the way full with ice, and place a lemon wheel inside for garnish.
- Next, in a large cocktail shaker add the berries, vodka, rum and fresh lemon and lime juice.
- Shake to combine.
- Now pour the liquors in the glass with the lemonade, and top off with a fresh strawberry and blackberry.
Amount Per Serving: Calories: 372Total Fat: 1gSaturated Fat: 0gTrans Fat: 0gUnsaturated Fat: 0gCholesterol: 0mgSodium: 47mgCarbohydrates: 50gFiber: 9gSugar: 29gProtein: 3g
Nutritional information is automatically calculated with ingredients and serving size and may not be accurate. Please always double check with your own nutritional apps as well.