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Raspberry Vodka Lemonade

This refreshing colorful raspberry lemonade cocktail is perfect for summer.
Course Drinks
Cuisine American, Western
Keyword raspberry vodka lemonade, vodka lemonade
Prep Time 10 minutes
Servings 8
Calories 285kcal


Raspberry Vodka Lemonade Ingredients:

  • 1 cup (236 ml) freshly squeezed lemon juice
  • 1 cup (236 ml) simple sugar syrup
  • 1.5 cups (187 g) fresh or frozen raspberries mashed with a fork
  • 2 cups (500 ml) vodka
  • 5-6 cups (1.18 L - 1.42 L) cold water
  • 1 cup (236 ml) cloudy apple juice (optional)
  • ice
  • lemon slices, raspberries to garnish


Raspberry Lemonade and Vodka Instructions:

  • Purée the raspberries in a blender and sieve them, reserving the juice and discarding the pulp.
  • In a large pitcher combine the lemon juice, raspberries and sugar syrup.
  • Mix in the vodka, apple juice (if using) and 5-6 cups of water depending on how sweet/tart you prefer your lemonade.
  • Garnish with lemon slices, raspberries and serve over lots of ice.


Homemade Raspberry Lemonade Cocktail Tips

  • Prep the sugar syrup ahead of time and keep in the fridge for up to 1 week.
  • Make this with strawberries blackberries or even blueberries if you prefer.
  • Swap in sparkling lemonade for a fun twist.
  • Add some fresh mint into the sugar syrup for a delightful taste.

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Calories: 285kcal | Carbohydrates: 39g | Protein: 1g | Fat: 1g | Saturated Fat: 1g | Sodium: 35mg | Potassium: 123mg | Fiber: 2g | Sugar: 36g | Vitamin A: 5IU | Vitamin C: 18mg | Calcium: 20mg | Iron: 1.7mg