This strawberry lemonade mimosa with basil is the best cocktail with Mother's Day coming up. It's the perfect drink for spring and summer.
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Strawberry Lemonade Mimosa with Basil

This strawberry lemonade mimosa with basil is the best cocktail with Mother's Day coming up. It's the perfect drink for spring and summer.
Course Drinks
Cuisine American
Keyword Cocktail
Prep Time 20 minutes
Cook Time 3 minutes
Total Time 23 minutes
Servings 6
Author Holly- Keeping Life Sane

Ingredients

  • 1 cup lemon juice about 6-7 lemons
  • 1 cup granulated sugar
  • 2/3 cup water
  • 2 1/2 cups water
  • 3/4 cup strawberries
  • 8 basil leaves
  • Prosecco

Instructions

  • Juice lemons making sure to get out all the seeds.
  • Add lemon juice, strawberries, and basil to blender and blend until smooth.
  • Add lemon juice mixture, 2/3 cup water, and sugar to pot.  Set on medium low and cook until sugar is melted.  Stirring continuously and cooking for a few minutes.  Do not over cook.
  • Pour into pitcher and add and additional 2 1/2 cups water and stir well.
  • To serve add strawberry, lemonade, and basil mix to desired amount of prosecco, a ratio of at least 1:1.