Recipe by Queen Dana
From Martha Stewart Living October 2008. http://www.marthastewart.com/goodthings/fresh-from-the-lab-bubbling-cocktails?
- 1 cup water
- 1 cup sugar
- 1 bunch mint leaf
- 6 kiwi fruits, quartered
- 1 liter sparkling water or 1 liter club soda
Directions See How It's Made
- In a glass measuring cup, pour 1 cup boiling water over 1 cup sugar. Stir until sugar has dissolved; refrigerate until cool.
- Puree 2 cups packed mint leaves (1 small bunch) with 1/4 cup cooled syrup in a blender. Add 6 peeled, quartered kiwis, and blend until just smooth. Add remaining syrup.
- Pour through a cheesecloth-lined fine sieve into a pitcher; discard solids. Stir in ice and 1 liter sparkling water or club soda. (For a cocktail version, add 1 cup vodka.) Pour into flasks, and serve with straws.