For the strawberry syrup

  • 2 cups strawberry chopped
  • 1/2 cup sugar
  • 1/2 cup water
  • 1 tbsp lemon juice

For the strawberry gin and tonic

  • 300 ml gin
  • tonic water
  • strawberry syrup
  • ice for serving
  • fresh strawberries for garnish
  • fresh mint leaves/lavander for garnish


  1. To make the strawberry syrup, combine all the ingredients in a saucepan and bring to a simmer. Simmer for 10 minutes then blend until smooth. Allow to cool completely.
  2. To make the Gin&Tonic, fill glasses with ice then add a shot of gin and a shot of strawberry syrup. Top up with cold tonic water. Garnish and serve.