Cocktail Therapy (I.e. Berry Smoothie for Adults)

Total Time
Prep 5 mins
Cook 0 mins

From Better Homes and Gardens Aug 2008 Issue. "Researchers recently made the interesting discovery that adding alcohol to berries boosted the amount of antioxidants in the fruit that could be absorbed by our bodies." So DRINK UP!

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Blend berries, ice, juice, vodka, sugar and mint about 2 minutes, or until smooth. Some seeds will remain.
  2. Transfer to large glasses and garnish with mint springs.
  3. Cheers to your health!
Most Helpful

Wowser this was scrumptious! Definitely made me feel better ;) I used Frozen Mixed Berries. Blueberries, Strawberries, raspberries and Blackberries. YUM! Thanks for sharing such a simple berry delicious therapy cocktail. Me liked it Alot! (Made for Bevy Tag 08) Cheers my friend! ~V

Vseward (Chef~V) November 03, 2008

Yummm. This was my drink while making dinner last night and it was so good! I had blackberries in the freezer so I used those instead of the raspberries and I have to admit I add a touch more vodka than one tablespoon. Halved this recipe for one person. Thanks so much for a quick easy drink recipe and it's so pretty too!!

sassafrasnanc September 26, 2008