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Newport Cocktail, take 1

I’ve rented a beach house this August with a group of women. In preparation I’ve begun the hunt for the perfect summer drink. Here are the criteria: It must be enjoyable with or without alcohol. For days when you want to go without or are just too darned hungover. It must be hydrating and not too sweet- think pitchers on the beach.  It must be delish.  I came upon the following when prowling the internet. I came across the following when prowling the internet, ingredients – to make 1handful of frozen raspberries + extra to garnish3 slices of lime5 fresh mint leaves150ml ginger beer60ml white rum or vodkacrushed ice methodcup your hand and place 4 mint leaves in it. cup your other hand and bring it down over the other, so that it makes a clapping noise (be careful not to squash the mint, you want to release the aroma and flavour without bruising it – also a good trick when using mint in salads).  place a handful of raspberries and 2 slices of lime …