Blueberry Vodka Lemonade -- There's nothing quite like a glass of cold lemonade on a hot summer day. Unless it's a glass of cold Blueberry Vodka Lemonade! This summer cocktail is the perfect balance of tart and sweet and can also easily be made into a blueberry lemonade mocktail | wearenotmartha.com
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Blueberry Vodka Lemonade

There's nothing quite like a glass of cold lemonade on a hot summer day. Unless it's a glass of cold Blueberry Vodka Lemonade! This summer cocktail is the perfect balance of tart and sweet and can also easily be made into a blueberry lemonade mocktail. 
Prep Time10 mins
Cook Time20 mins
Simple Syrup Chill Time1 hr
Total Time25 mins
Course: Drink
Cuisine: American
Keyword: blueberry lemonade, blueberry vodka, vodka lemonade
Servings: 1 cocktail
Author: Sues

Ingredients

  • Ice
  • 2 oz. freshly squeezed lemon juice
  • 3 oz. water
  • 2 oz. blueberry simple syrup (recipe below)
  • 1 1/2 oz. vodka

Blueberry Simple Syrup

  • 1 cup granulated sugar
  • 1 cup water
  • 1 cup blueberries

Instructions

  • In a shaker filled with ice, combine lemon juice, water, blueberry simple syrup, and vodka. Shake well.
  • Pour cocktail into two glasses filled with ice. Garnish with additional blueberries and a lemon wedge.

Blueberry Simple Syrup

  • Put sugar, water, and blueberries in a medium-size saucepan and bring mixture to a boil. Once boiling, lower heat and let simmer for about 15 minutes, until the mixture thickens.
  • Strain the mixture into a bowl, being sure to press down on the berries to extract as much juice as possible. Keep syrup in bowl or pour into a mason jar and place in fridge to cool completely before using.

Notes

  • Blueberry simple syrup recipe should make about 6 cocktails.