Mint Smash. Our favourite SSR Wine Cocktail from Perdeberg Wines

Perdeberg Wines has boldly defied convention to launch a 250ml can of its popular easy-drinking and fruit-driven Soft Smooth Range (SSR) red in time for the cooler months.

Perfect for both aspiring wine enthusiasts and long-time devotees of the grape, the zebra-print can grabs attention, inviting wine drinkers to ‘Join the Soft Smooth Revolution’ towards more fun, versatility and sustainability.

Dressed in unmistakably modern and stylish stripes, the Perdeberg Soft Smooth Range wine style bridges the gap between semi-sweet and dry, resulting in an accessible, unpretentious wine that’s ready to be enjoyed in any way you want…. even as a cocktail. 

Mint Smash Cocktail with SSR Red


  • 50ml SSR Red
  • 40ml Dry Cranberry Juice
  • 20ml Creme De Cassis
  • 4 Fresh Strawberries
  • 10ml Cointreau
  • 25ml Mint Leaves
  • Garnish: Mint Leaf


  1. Take a tall glass and fill it with strawberries
  2. Muddle the fruit into a paste
  3. De-stem the mint leaves and tear across the veins and add them to the strawberries.
  4. Add the liquid ingredients along with a scoop of crushed ice.
  5. Churn the ingredients well until completely mixed. Add another scoop of crushed ice and repeat.
  6. Garnish with a mint sprig and a cap of  crushed ice.

P.S.: These cans will be on sale again as soon as the lock-down restrictions on alcohol are softened. 


Written by Marvin

Founder of many things but FoodBlogJHB FoodBlogCT, FoodBlogDBN being my biggest project to date. UCT marketing graduate, Star Wars geek and Arsenal & Dortmund supporter. That's me!

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