Thirsty Thursday: Strawberry Vodka Lemonade

So it’s no secret that I am a bit obsessed with Joy the Baker. Not in a creepy way. More in a she bakes really amazing things and takes really pretty pictures and really hilarious podcast kinda way. Totally normal. Well, because of Joy the Baker’s wonderful podcast I have also recently become acquainted with Shutterbean. Tracy also makes some really wonderful things. The first time I visited Shutterbean, I instantly knew I was on to a good thing based upon the fact that her most recent recipe at the time was for Strawberry Infused Vodka. Yep, definitely the start of a wonderful thing.

Fortunately for me I have recently become enamored with the idea of canning, so I had the prerequisite mason jar on hand. I also had a lot of fresh strawberries and vodka on hand, this obviously just had to happen as soon as possible. And happen it did.

I will admit I had a little sip of the vodka when it was done and I was definitely less than impressed, but being the intrepid sort, I decided to give it another go. I am quite happy that I did. The results were delicious. A little too delicious. This drink was the perfect answer to a hot and muggy afternoon. It definitely went down very easily. With all the berry action going on, there isn’t much of a vodka taste, which can be both a good and a bad thing.

Strawberry Vodka Lemonade

  • Strawberry infused vodka
  • Sparkling lemonade (I would suggest Trader Joe’s French Lemonade)
  • A couple chopped up strawberries
Combine vodka and lemonade over a couple ice cubes. Top with Strawberries. Serve and enjoy!

6 thoughts on “Thirsty Thursday: Strawberry Vodka Lemonade

  1. Patty

    Definitely a great choice using Trader Joe’s French Lemonade…yummmm!

    Think I’ll take this a step further and freeze the mixture, then turn it into a slushy cocktail!

    Thanks for sharing!

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