Recipes for St. Patrick’s Day Themed Green Vodka Cocktails

Time to be wearing the green – and drinking it too! Here’s some terrific recipes for “green” cocktails from Voli Light Vodkas.

The Ferguson (Fergie’s special St. Patrick’s Day cocktail)

1 1/2 oz Voli lemon

3/4 oz apple pucker

2 fresh lemon squeezes

Top with soda

Apple slice for garnish

Glass: Rocks

Approximate Calories: 118 Calories


Luck of the Irish

1 1/2 oz Voli Raspberry Cocoa

1 oz fresh lime juice

1/2 oz agave nectar

In a mixing tin, add ice, Voli Raspberry Cocoa, lime juice, agave and shake. Strain into a glass with ice.

Garnish with mint sprig.

Glass: Highball

 

 


Get Lucky

1 1/2 oz Voli LYTE or Voli Lemon

1/2 fresh lime

8 mint leaves

1 packet sweetener

Club soda

Muddle lime, mint and sweetener. Add Voli, shake lightly and pour all ingredients in a glass. Top with club soda.

Mint sprig for garnish

Glass: Highball

Approximate Calories: 85 calories

(can also add fruits to this such as blueberries, strawberries, kiwi, red berries or mango)

 

Pot of Gold

2 oz Voli Lyte

1/2 oz Elderflower syrup or liqueur

4 chunks cucumber (inch thick)

8 fresh mint leaves

Ginger beer

Muddle cucumber and mint. Add Voli and elderflower.

Shake and strain then top with ginger beer.

Garnish with cucumber wheel and mint

Glass: Martini

Approximate Calories: 178 calories

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