Sweet Tea Vodka
Sweet Tea Vodka Lemonade Mojitos are the ultimate in refreshing summer cocktails. Make ahead then sip at a moment’s notice!
Speaking of mojitos… I can’t wait to share the recipe for what will undoubtedly become your new favorite summer cocktail – Sweet Tea Vodka Lemonade Mojitos!
One of Ben’s and my current favorite activities is partaking in cocktail hour on the back porch after the tiny gentleman goes to bed. The summer sun is still relatively high in the sky and the patio is dappled by its warm rays shining through the leafy trees. He cracks open a frosty IPA while I decide on a festive cocktail, and then we choose a Pandora station to relax to via our outdoor speakers. I preemptively veto anything hip hop-related while he forbids Fun. radio, of course. We usually end up somewhere between The Beatles, Eagles, and Bob Marley.
I’d been enjoying gin and tonics spiked with a few pickled baby jalapenos a friend gave us (oh my GOSH are they good!) but a couple weeks ago a rather serendipitous occasion occurred which has altered summer cocktail hour forever. #dramatic
First I snagged some leftover tonic from the aforementioned gin and tonics, and then randomly discovered a bottle of sweet tea vodka in the basement fridge as I was digging around for frozen ground beef. Next I spied a super-sweet meyer lemon in a bag Ben had brought home from the store for a martini he was crafting, and THEN I remembered we had extra fresh mint in the fridge from my Mojito Fruit Salad.
Put it all together and you’ve got one HELLUVA cocktail!
Sweet Tea Vodka Lemonade Mojitos are so refreshing it makes me sad. Previously my Dad’s Killer Beergaritas were the only drinks that could truly quench a summer thirst, and I had to break the news to Pops earlier this week that it’d been replaced. Noooooooo!! he exclaimed. There, there. I said.
Anyway, a couple nights later I took things up a notch and replaced the tonic with lemonade. Ding, ding, ding, we had a winner! The sweetness from the sweet tea vodka and tart lemonade mixed with muddled fresh lemon juice and fresh mint is craaaaazy good. SO refreshing! If you think you’ll miss the fizz of a traditional mojito, then by all means sub the lemonade for club soda, but do yourself a favor and try it with the lemonade too.
Heck, summer’s short. Try ’em both!
In terms of cocktails, this one’s a cinch to source and make. You’ll need sweet tea flavored vodka, lemonade (or club soda, ) fresh mint, and lemons. As I mentioned, I loved this drink with meyer lemons but they can be hard to come by. Regular lemons work just fine!
First squeeze 1/2 lemon into a 16oz mason jar or tumbler then add 5-6 sprigs fresh mint.
Next use the bottom of a wooden spoon and muddle the heck out of both the lemon half and mint.
Next, fill the jar up with ice then add 2oz (1/4 cup) sweet tea flavored vodka. I like Jeremiah Weed and Firefly brands.
Finally add 1/2 cup lemonade. Again, you could use club soda, or a mixture if you don’t like your cocktails too sweet.
Screw the lid on the jar then shake what your mama gave ya’.
Tip: these drinks are AWESOME to make ahead of time. Simply muddle the mint and lemon/lemon juice, add the vodka and lemonade, and then screw on the top and pop in the fridge. When you’re ready to drink, add ice then shake!which solutions are isotonic how much product to use skincare why development length is provided when device is in vr means where design table where technology is headed entrepreneur who is skeptical how much technology is used daily where to manage amazon subscriptions how to solve solution how much technology do we need why technological and institutional reforms are required why workers compensation is important where do i start where do i begin where to manage subscriptions on iphone which teaching methods can be used by teachers how long system restore windows 10 where is the source located why technology roadmap is important how often to use newa device where does engineers work where to find device id on android how much project pat worth whose teachings are collected in bijak why products are cheaper on amazon who london ohio how many manufacturers of covid vaccine for support on mdm whom to connect how many science calories are in a strawberry what's start up where to design wedding invitations how science works book when london falls whose teachings are collected in bijak what technology was used in ww2 who is solutions architect how often roadmap releases are published how much technology is too much where design definition where technology and humanity cross where to find tech trash rust how far technology has advanced how many london bridges are there what design style is restoration hardware where to start up a business whose de why entrepreneurs don't scale when technology and humanity cross pdf where civil engineering work when products are completed which technology simulates higher order thinking where to solve python problems why tech industry how project managers stay organized when manufacturers give back how much developing an app cost how long system restore windows 10 where to develop film in toronto whose project is manila international airport who teaches naruto sage mode why startups succeed where technology started where to download solution manuals for free how much technology is too much why tech layoffs how technological changes affect business who technology in healthcare where can i buy a roadmap why startup repair windows 7 why device unreachable iphone teaching where it matters who designs homes how many solution does the system have why project managers are important what entrepreneur do why project management interview question how much company in share market who technical report when system of linear equations is consistent where science gives life mmbn3 who technology invented how many entrepreneurs fail how design awards how much london bus how many manager does bts have system whose transfer function why project fail which system of equations is consistent and dependent how device drivers work when system is inconsistent where to find device id where are you from engineering where science has lease where is anya from project runway now where to develop disposable cameras who product information who devised the trojan horse where from your's teacher whose manager of derby where to produce the symbol of the king where lauren london from who set up paypal what technology was used to build the pyramids how many london football clubs who designs buildings and houses whos london boy about how much technology should be used in the classroom how much is microsoft roadmap where are entrepreneurs located which products contain xylitol where to find solutions manuals for textbooks whose company is tesla where is solution explorer whose products does ocado sell how much system 7 toto who's teaching whom whu business school ranking why product management is important