LAVENDER BLUEBERRY SPRITZER RECIPE

lavender-blueberry-spritzer

Beat the summer heat with these refreshing Lavender Blueberry Spritzers! This vodka-based cocktail recipe is light and sparkly, making it perfect for any celebration this season. The layered flavor palette has a subtle floral element, which is perfectly balanced with a squeeze of fresh lime juice. A spectacular spin on the typical vodka soda, the blueberry and lavender-honey flavors make this drink a sure hit!

summer-spritzer

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ingredients

— 1 1/2 ounces lavender-honey simple syrup (recipe follows)
— 2 ounces blueberry vodka
— 4 -6 ounces lime sparkling water or club soda
— 1/4 lime juice, freshly squeezed

instructions

  1. Combine lavender-honey syrup, vodka, and ice in a cocktail shaker.
  2. Mix to combine, and strain in a cocktail glass or flute.
  3. Top with sparkling water or soda, and finish with a squeeze of fresh lime juice.

syrup

ingredients

— 1/4 cup honey
—1/4 cup granulated sugar
—1/2 cup water
—1 tablespoon dried culinary lavender
—1 small drop violet gel food coloring (if desired)

instructions

  1. Combine ingredients in a medium-sized saucepan. Over medium heat, stir mixture, and cook until sugar has dissolved.
  2. Reduce heat and simmer for about 10 minutes.
  3. Strain and let syrup cool before using. Syrup can be stored in the refrigerator for about 1 week.

lavender-blueberry-spritzer-recipe

What’s your favorite summery drink?

tessa

 

 

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