Strawberry Smash

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Strawberry Smash
The Strawberry Smash
Whiskey Blue

The Strawberry Smash

Again, in honor of Mad Men's season finale and the most beloved redhead on TV — Joan Harris — New York City's Whiskey Blue has created a sultry yet sweet summer cocktail. And yes, it's a redhead, too.

Deliver Ingredients


  • 3 medium strawberries
  • 4 lemon quarters
  • 1/4 Ounce simple syrup
  • 1 1/2 Ounce Hennessy VSOP


Muddle in a rocks glass, add ice, shake vigorously, top with ginger ale, and garnish with a strawberry.

Strawberry Shopping Tip

Buying fruits in season when they are at the peak of their freshness make for great tasting food and can save you money.

Strawberry Cooking Tip

Don’t throw out your overripe fruit – instead blend into a smoothie or salad dressing, add to muffin batter, bake into a cobbler, or boil down with sugar and a little lemon juice to make jam.