Classic Cocktail Recipe: Blueberry Lemon Vodka Spritz

8 Feb

Looking for a classic cocktail recipe for Valentine’s Day? Then read on-- blueberry lemon vodka spritz cocktails are as delicious as they sound! Whether you make an entire pitcher or a refreshing glass for one, this tasty cocktail is sure to cure your winter blues (berry--we apologize for that one). 

The best part about this classic cocktail recipe? It is incredibly easy to make. Blueberry lemon vodka spritzes take about five minutes to whip up and will impress your valentine or friends. 
This twist on a classic cocktail recipe is perfect for making the best of long winter nights. We took inspiration from trendy aperol spritzes, which have been equal parts popular and controversial of late. You’ve likely seen this classic cocktail gracing your Instagram feed or in the New York Times article that sent the internet on fire, deeming the beloved cocktail “not good.” Our rendition of the spritz is sure to be less divisive. With juicy blueberry accented with a twinkle of tart lemon, this classic cocktail recipe is sure to win the hearts of spritz enthusiasts and New York Times columnists alike.

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Ingredients

To kick off this classic cocktail recipe, we recommend gathering the necessary ingredients so they are at the ready. For a pitcher, (about 8 small drinks or 4 large drinks) you’re going to need:

  • 2 cups of blueberries (fresh or frozen)
  • 2 lemons
  • 4 cups sparkling lemon water or lemon Italian soda
  • 2 cups vodka 
  • ½ cup simple syrup 
  • Sprig of rosemary for garnish 
ingredients for classic cocktail recipe

Classic Cocktail Recipe: Step 1

  • In the pitcher, muddle your lemons, blueberries, and simple syrup until about half of the blueberries are smashed and the lemons have released their juices. No muddler? No problem. Your favorite wooden spoon will do the trick.
step one of classic cocktail recipe

Classic Cocktail Recipe: Step 2

  • Now comes the fun part- stir in the vodka! Then cover your pitcher and keep it in the fridge until you are ready to serve. Remember, the longer your delicious drink sits, the more the flavors will come together. This can be made up to a day before serving.
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Classic Cocktail Recipe: Step 3 

  • Before serving, stir in  lemon water or lemon Italian soda. Pour your drink over ice and top off with sprigs of rosemary and lemon slices.
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Cheers!

We hope you enjoy this easy and delicious classic cocktail recipe, the Blueberry Lemon Vodka Spritz. We’ve got your drink recipes covered and all of the party accessories necessary to create an event you won’t forget. To complete your cocktail party, check out our stir sticks, customizable paper straw tags and straws, and best-selling napkins in all shapes and sizes. 

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