hello… summer is coming up & if you wanted to know which are the best summer vodka cocktails, you are in the right place.
as you all know, we need to keep hydrated all the time, so what better way is there than to savour a summer beach drink with a bit of vodka in it?
when you’re enjoying yourself on the beach all you need is a fresh summer cocktail to make your day better.
vodka cocktails have the perfect balance between the strong taste of vodka & the fruity flavours.
so let’s have a look at the best summer vodka cocktails, & remember, don’t drink & drive!
5. Pineapple Mint Vodka Cocktail
the pineapple mint vodka cocktail is one of the easiest to do. just peel & slice one pineapple & combine it in a jar or recipient of your choice with 750 ml of vodka & add 2 mint sprigs.
if you want a light cocktail let it sit for 8 hours, if you’re going for a strong one, you can wait for up till 3 days for the flavours to combine.
4. Watermelon Vodka Cocktail
what fruit better says “summer” than the watery delicious watermelon? what you need for this delicious summer vodka cocktail is 4 cups of fresh watermelon, 60 ml of syrup, 2 tablespoons of lemon juice, 60 ml of melon liqueur, 4 twists of lemon zest & of course, the magical ingredient, 1 cup of vodka.
blend the watermelon & let it freeze for at least 4 hours. after that, mix all together the frozen cubes of watermelon, add the syrup, the lemon juice, the vodka & the melon liqueur & blend it until smooth, & there you go, you have your own watermelon cocktail!
3. Cucumber Cooler Cocktail
do you want an uber fresh cocktail? we have the cucumber cooler for you! all you need is a couple of cucumber slices, 1/8 tablespoon of fresh thyme leaves, 45 ml of vodka, 15 ml of simple syrup & 1/4 cup of crushed ice.
crush the cucumber along with the thyme & ice & add the vodka & the syrup. shake it for a second, & there you go, your own vodka cocktail! garnish the glass with a cucumber slice for a visual effect.
2. Blackberry Crush Cocktail
one of the best summer vodka cocktails is the refreshing blackberry cocktail. for this fruity summer drink you need 4 blackberries, 1 tablespoon of lemon juice along with 1 tablespoon of simple syrup, 40 ml of vodka, some ice, a mint sprig & seltzer water.
all you need to do is to mix the blackberries, the lemon juice and the syrup. crush the blackberries gently & add the ice & vodka. top with seltzer. stir to mix the flavours all together & decorate the glass with some mint or any other fruit at your choice.
1. Mango Cocktail
our last but not the least on the summer vodka drink list is the colourful & delicious mango cocktail. for 4 cocktails you need 1 cup of vodka, 1 cup of mango nectar, 8 lime wedges, some mint leaves, club soda & crushed ice.
the first thing to do is to mash the lime with the mint leaves & then add the vodka & the nectar. shake the cocktail to mix the flavours & then pour it in ice-filled glasses & add the club soda as well. garnish with chopped mint.
you have to admit, these drinks sound absolutely delicious!
I can’t wait to try them while chilling on the beach.