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Pink Peppercorn Strawberry Sipper -- Sweet and spicy Valentine's Day cocktail | wearenotmartha.com
Pink Peppercorn Strawberry Sipper
This pretty pink strawberry cocktail is the perfect way to celebrate Valentine's Day. The vodka based drink is slightly sweet and slightly spicy from the pink peppercorn simple syrup.
Course: Drinks
Servings: 2 cocktails
Author: We are not Martha
Ingredients
  • 10 strawberries hulled
  • Crushed ice
  • 3 oz. vodka
  • 2 oz. pink peppercorn simple syrup
  • Soda water
Pink Peppercorn Simple Syrup:
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 1 cup water
  • 3 Tbsp pink peppercorns
Instructions
  1. Muddle strawberries in the bottom of two glasses.
  2. Fill each glass with crushed ice.
  3. Add vodka and simple syrup to glasses.
  4. Top off with soda water.
Pink Peppercorn Simple Syrup:
  1. Combine sugar, water, and pink peppercorns in a medium-sized saucepan over high heat. Bring to a boil.
  2. Lower heat and let simmer for about 10 minutes, until syrup thickens.
  3. Remove syrup to jar or bowl and let cool to room temperature. Keep pink peppercorns in syrup until ready to use.