The Summer Sparkler Drink

Introducing “The Summer Sparkler” – a refreshing and fancy drink crafted by The Bar Cart with Rachel. This delightful beverage combines the essence of summer with a touch of elegance. Here’s how you can make it:


  • 1 cup sparkling water
  • 1/2 cup fresh lemonade
  • 1/4 cup elderflower syrup
  • Fresh mint leaves
  • Sliced lemon or lime (for garnish)
  • Ice cubes


  1. Fill a glass with ice cubes.
  2. Pour sparkling water into the glass, leaving some space at the top.
  3. Add fresh lemonade to the glass, filling it about halfway.
  4. Drizzle the elderflower syrup into the glass, allowing it to mix with the other ingredients.
  5. Gently stir the drink with a long spoon to combine the flavors.
  6. Garnish with a few fresh mint leaves and a slice of lemon or lime.
  7. Give the drink a final stir and enjoy!

Optional: For an extra fancy touch, you can rim the glass with sugar or decorate it with edible flowers before adding the ingredients.

“The Summer Sparkler” is a perfect companion for sunny afternoons, backyard gatherings, or simply when you want to indulge in a refreshing and stylish drink. Cheers to a fantastic summer!

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Rachel Wong – The Bar Cart Mixologist