Vodka Spritzer Cocktail with Berries

This Vodka Spritzer Cocktail with Berries is the perfect refreshing summer libation. I loved raspberries and blueberries but change up the fruit and use what you love!

Vodka Spritzer Cocktail with Berries in tall glasses garnished with mint.

We might have colder weather stick around longer than most of the country but it seems that all of a sudden it’s gone in a flash. We’re not officially in the middle of Summer and heat. Now…don’t get me wrong, I’m so not complaining. Even at our hottest the lower humidity index makes it bearable at 95 degrees but it doesn’t mean it’s not hot. And it sure doesn’t mean we won’t enjoy something as refreshing as this Vodka Spritzer Cocktail with Berries.

This is one light, cold and super refreshing cocktail. Other than some vodka and a bit of simple syrup, the other ingredients are all fruit and citrus. While I loved this cocktail I also love that I can serve it to friends who might prefer watching their calories and just as importantly to those who are maintaining a Gluten Free diet.

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Some might insist that once a grain is fermented and made into a spirit that it loses it gluten characteristics. I’m not going to test that on friends I care about; would rather be safe than sorry.

Potato vodka to the rescue! The potatoes used in Blue Ice Vodka come from the richest potato-growing region in North America. High-altitudes, warm days and cool nights, and light volcanic soil produce high quality potatoes with excellent taste and character.

Blue Ice Vodka for Vodka Spritzers

The water in Blue Ice Vodka imparts unparalleled smoothness reflecting its origin in the Teton Mountains, one of the last few remaining pristine water sources in America. 

The water gathers in the Snake River Aquifer, where it naturally filters through hundreds of feet of porous volcanic rock before reaching the 200 -foot aquifer. This is the sole water source for Blue Ice Vodka.

A nice vodka with a crisp mild bite and a really smooth characteristic if tried alone. It has a slightly sweet smell but more noticeably none of the sharp rubbing alcohol smells that some other vodkas seem to have.

Overall I really like it; just a good honest vodka and perfect for this simple cocktail where it is the star with a hint of fruit and lime. The only negative I could discern was that this cocktail was so easy to drink that a warning might have to be included!

Hot summer days and a vodka spritzer are meant to be married!

Vodka Spritzer Cocktail with Mixed Berries in tall glass with garnish and a metal straw.

My recipe makes enough for four cocktails but it’s also easily doubled; I promise  you are not going to stop at one.

A Vodka Spritzer Cocktail with Berries is so simple, so refreshing, so summer! Cheers!

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Vodka Spritzer Cocktail with Mixed Berries served in a tall glass with raspberry, blueberry and mint garnish.
Vodka Spritzer with Raspberries and Blueberries

Vodka Spritzer Cocktail with Berries

A light and refreshing fruit filled cocktail that is perfect for summer events and barbecues.
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Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 2 minutes
Total Time 7 minutes
Course Cocktails, Vodka
Cuisine American
Servings 4 Cocktails
Calories 150 kcal

Ingredients
  

  • ½ cup vodka chilled
  • 2 limes juiced
  • 2 Tablespoons simple syrup half water, half sugar, boil til sugar melts and then cool before using
  • ½ cup raspberries
  • ½ cup blueberries
  • ½ liter club soda chilled
  • Raspberries and Blueberries for garnish.

Instructions
 

  • Combine all ingredients but the club soda in a pitcher and gently muddle. Add chilled club soda and gently stir.
  • Fill glasses with ice and using a strainer, pour the drink into the glasses.
  • Garnish with blueberries, raspberries and a sprig of mint.

Nutrition

Nutrition Facts
Vodka Spritzer Cocktail with Berries
Serving Size
 
1 Cocktail
Amount per Serving
Calories
150
% Daily Value*
Sodium
 
41
mg
2
%
Carbohydrates
 
22
g
7
%
Protein
 
1
g
2
%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.
Calories
150
Keyword blackberries, blueberries, cocktails, raspberries, spritzer, strawberries, vodka
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4 Comments

  1. What you share is very good and useful for the community, with a lot of useful information. Please continue to update. thank!

  2. We made a big batch of these for a neighborhood barbecue today and they were a hit. Not too boozy but perfect with the mixtures of fruits. So glad I found you’re site, we’re making a list of all the cocktails we have to make now!

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