21 Spectacular Summer Vodka Cocktails To Try


Experience the delightful taste of summer with these sweet and refreshing summer vodka cocktails perfect for quenching your thirst.

Hello! Michelle back from Our Crafty Mom sharing an amazing collection of 21 summer vodka cocktails that you don’t want to miss! There is a great mix of classic recipes plus unique fruity drinks to enjoy at any summer party!

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How to Make Summer Vodka Cocktails

Get ready to enjoy a refreshing summer cocktail all made with vodka. We have 21 flavorful recipes for you to try. These are great for Memorial Day, Fourth of July or any summer get together!

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Choosing a Cocktail

This collection includes a variety of vodka-based cocktails including favorites like Long Island iced tea, spiked lemonade, frozen drinks and more!

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If you are planning a summer party, you are sure to find a signature drink to serve guests. Take a look around and find the perfect cocktail for your get together!

21 Summer Vodka Cocktails

Use your favorite brand of vodka to make the best vodka cocktail recipe! Get inspired by these spectacular drink recipes.  

1. Pear Elderflower Martini

pear martini

This pear and elderflower martini is the perfect mix of sweet and flowery. It’s a simple and refreshing cocktail made with just three ingredients! The combination of flavors is perfect!

Pear and Elderflower Martini from Our Crafty Mom

2. Vodka Party Punch


This vodka party punch is a simple fruit punch perfect for parties and celebrations. Make ahead in a large batch or frozen for a slushie cocktail.

Vodka Party Punch from Miss in the Kitchen

3. Blueberry Lemon Martini

blueberry martini

Make this summer martini that is ideal for summer. It is easily created by blending blueberries and lemon vodka. This is one to add to your must-try list!

Blueberry Lemon Vodka Martini from Family Around the Table

4. Raspberry Rhubarb Rose Spritz

Raspberry Rhubarb Rosé Spritz

The raspberry rhubarb rose spritz is a great drink that is made with rhubarb, raspberries, and honey. Topped with sparkling rosé wine, vodka and a few other simple ingredients for a taste of summer in every sip.

Raspberry Rhubarb Rose Spritz from Justine Celina

5. Passion Fruit Caipiroska

passion fruit caipiroska

Indulge in the delightful flavors of summer with this refreshing passion fruit caipiroska cocktail. Made with a blend of passion fruit, vodka, lime, and brown sugar, this recipe is easy to make and delicious!

Passion Fruit Caipiroska from I Heart Brazil

6. Strawberry Vodka Gimlet

strawberry vodka gimlet

The strawberry cucumber vodka gimlet is an ideal drink for summer, with refreshing cucumber vodka and sweet, vibrant strawberry simple syrup adding a delightful touch.

Strawberry Vodka Gimlet from A Nerd Cooks

7. Lemon Drop Martini

lemon drop martini

A lemon drop martini is the perfect summer drink and this recipe is so easy and delicious. 

Lemon Drop Martini from Our Crafty Mom

8. Frozen Pineapple Mango Slush

pineapple mango slush

Chill out with a refreshing pineapple mango vodka slushie. Blend one togetherand savor the delicious tropical taste.

Frozen Pineapple Mango Slush from Champagne and Coconuts

9. Limoncello Spritz

limoncello spritz

Made with just four simple ingredients, the limoncello spritz exudes a vibrant and invigorating essence. Made with limoncello, sparkling wine, sparkling water, and a dash of lemon juice, this cocktail is both sweet and refreshing.

Limoncello Spritz from Texan Erin

10. Homemade Hard Lemonade

black cherry hard lemonade

Elevate your summer cocktail game with a delightful twist on homemade hard lemonade. Infused with vodka and lemonade mix, this refreshing beverage gets a burst of flavor from the addition of black cherry Wicked Ale.

Homemade Hard Lemonade from Growing up Gabel

11. Cucumber Elderflower Fizz

elderflower cocktail

Enjoy the delightful flavors of the cucumber elderflower fizz, a simple cocktail recipe that is ideal for gathering with friends, or as a unique signature drink for any special occasion!

Cucumber Elderflower Fizz from Burlap and Blue

12. Cosmopolitan


All you need are just 4 ingredients to make a bar quality cosmopolitan cocktail made in your home kitchen! Get the simple recipe.

4 Ingredient Cosmopolitan from Fried Dandelions

13. Vodka Lemonade

vodka lemonade

A vodka lemonade is a great way to beat the summer heat. This is an old, classic drink that’s popular for good reason!  

Vodka Lemonade Cocktail from Foodiosity

14. Magical Mermaid Cocktail

magical mermaid cocktail

Check out this magical mermaid cocktail to sweep you away on a tropical getaway. This drink is stunning to look at and also has the best flavors!

Magical Mermaid Cocktail from Snacks and Sips

15. Frosted Vodka Pineapple Lemonade

frosted vodka pineapple lemonade

Here is a boozy milkshake to celebrate the warmer weather! This vodka pineapple lemonade is a delicious dessert cocktail and super easy to make.

Frosted Vodka Pineapple Lemonade from Miss in the Kitchen

16. Cherry Long Island Iced Tea

cherry long island

Enjoy this tasty cherry Long Island iced tea for a twist on the classic long cocktail recipe. The muddled cherries take this to the next level.

Cherry Long Island Iced Tea from Vikalinka

17. Vodka Sunrise

vodka sunrise

Check out this simple recipe for a vodka sunrise with just 3-ingredients. This pretty cocktail is sweet, fruity, and will make you feel like you are on a tropical vacation.

Vodka Sunrise from The Short Order Cook

18. Black Eyed Susan

black island Susan cocktail

The black eyed Susan is a mixture of vodka and bourbon with fresh squeezed orange juice and a tang from sour mix. This is one you can enjoy any time of year.

Black Eyed Susan Cocktail Hezzi D’s Books and Cooks

19. Cheesecake Martini

cheesecake cocktail

Enjoy this flavorful and amazing sweet treat drink. If you are a fan of cheesecake, you will love this drink recipe. 

Cheesecake Martini from Cheesecake It Is

20. Sparkling Peach Lemonade

sparkling peach lemonade

If you are looking for a tasty summer cocktail, this sparkling peach lemonade is a refreshing drink perfect for your warm weather get together. This is the perfect summer drink!

Sparkling Peach Lemonade from A Cedar Spoon

21. Sparkling Baybreeze

baybreeze cocktail

Kick-off the summer season with a refreshing sparkling bay breeze. Vodka, pineapple and sparkling cranberry juice are just what you need.

Sparkling Baybreeze from Family Around the Table

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So what do you think? Did you find a new vodka cocktail recipe to try?

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What’s Next? 

If you enjoyed these summer vodka cocktails then you’ll enjoy these summer cocktails too.

Blue Long Island Iced Tea

blue long island iced tea

Frozen Strawberry Margarita

frozen strawberry margarita

Strawberry Vodka Freeze Pops

strawberry vodka freeze pops

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    1. Hi Justine,

      It is our absolute pleasure! Thank you for creating such a delicious drink! Also, thank you SO much for sharing. It truly means the world to us!

      -Lisa, Customer Care for Ideas for the Home by Kenarry

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