Pink Vodka Cocktail Recipe

What better way to celebrate the holiday than with a Pink Vodka Lemonade Cocktail? This delightfully refreshing drink is all you need to beat the summer heat.

Certified bartender Blake Leonard created this cocktail, which has become a big hit at bridal showers. Since then, it has become famous for many people at summer gatherings. This drink is delicious and visually appealing, making it an Instagram-worthy choice for any event.

pink vodka cocktail recipe

Pink Vodka Lemonade Cocktail Recipe

This drink is delicious and visually appealing, making it an Instagram-worthy choice for any event.
Prep Time 1 minute
Cook Time 2 minutes
Total Time 3 minutes
Course Drinks
Servings 1 drink
Calories 280 kcal

Equipment

  • Large pitcher
  • Stirrer
  • Measuring cup
  • Ice bucket
  • Glasses for serving

Ingredients
  

  • 750 ml Bottle of Tito's Vodka Substitute Tito's Vodka with non-alcoholic sparkling water for a non-alcoholic version.
  • 3 cups Fresh pink lemonade
  • 4 cans Spindrift pink lemonade Can use regular lemonade if pink lemonade is unavailable though it will alter the color.
  • 1 cup Lemon juice
  • Lemons, Raspberries for garnish

Instructions
 

  • Add an entire 750 ml bottle of Tito's Vodka into the pitcher.
    750 ml Bottle of Tito's Vodka
  • Pour in 3 cups of fresh pink lemonade and 4 cans of Spindrift pink lemonade.
    3 cups Fresh pink lemonade, 4 cans Spindrift pink lemonade
  • Add a cup of lemon juice to the mixture.
    1 cup Lemon juice
  • Mix all the ingredients in the pitcher thoroughly.
  • Give the mixture a taste to see if the sweetness is to your liking.
  • Toss in some lemon slices and raspberries. Start with half a cup of raspberries or adjust to your preference.
    Lemons, Raspberries
  • Add ice into the pitcher or directly into serving glasses.
  • Pour into glasses, give a final stir, and serve chilled.

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Notes

Pro Tips for Success:

  • Use fresh lemonade for a more authentic and vibrant flavor.
  • For an added twist, you can muddle some raspberries before adding them to the pitcher.
  • If making beforehand, add the ice and garnish before serving to keep the drink from diluting.

Calculate the Nutrition of the Drink:

  • Calories: 280 per serving
  • Fat: 0g
  • Carbohydrates: 25g
  • Sugars: 20g
  • Protein: 0g
Keyword Pink Vodka Lemonade Cocktail Recipe

What does Pink Vodka Cocktail Recipe taste like?

The Pink Vodka Lemonade Cocktail is a delightful and refreshing summer drink with a vibrant and well-balanced flavor profile. Here’s a breakdown of its taste:

  • Sweetness: The fresh pink lemonade and raspberry garnish provide a pleasant sweetness that is not overpowering. It’s akin to sipping on a glass of homemade lemonade on a hot summer day.
  • Tartness: The lemon juice and Spindrift pink lemonade contribute a zesty kick to the drink. This tartness adds depth and balances the sweetness.
  • Citrusy Brightness: The lemon slices and juice infuse the cocktail with a bright, citrusy flavor that enhances its freshness.
  • Berry Notes: The muddled or whole raspberries impart a subtle berry undertone that complements the lemonade’s tartness.
  • Vodka Essence: Tito’s Vodka, although not overly pronounced, provides a mild alcoholic warmth and a clean finish to the cocktail.
  • Refreshing and Cooling: Combining ice and chilled ingredients creates a refreshing and cooling sensation, making it a perfect thirst quencher on a hot summer day.

Overall, the Pink Vodka Lemonade Cocktail is a well-rounded and incredibly refreshing drink that combines the sweetness of lemonade with the tartness of fresh citrus, all enhanced by the subtle berry notes and a touch of vodka. It’s a balance of flavors perfect for sipping by the pool, at a summer party, or any time you crave a taste of summer in a glass.