If you love the classic Mojito, try this variation made with vodka! The Vodka Mojito is still made with fresh mint leaves and lime juice, its clean flavor is refreshing and just sweet enough!
The classic Mojito is made with rum and is slightly sweeter than this version. Using vodka provides a clean, crisp flavor. Herbal mint leaves, tart lime juice, sweet simple syrup, and fizzy club soda combine to create a cocktail that is oh so invigorating!
Vodka Mojito Recipe
To make a Vodka Mojito, you will need 2 ounces of your favorite vodka (we prefer Tito’s for this recipe) and an ounce of simple syrup this homemade recipe is best and only takes a few minutes to make. Plus you can use it for hundreds of other cocktails! You will also need just shy of an ounce of lime juice- fresh is best, 6-8 mint leaves, and enough club soda to top your glass, approximately 4 ounces.
How to Make a Mojito With Vodka
- Gather your ingredients
- Add mint leaves, simple syrup, and lime juice to a glass
- Gently muddle to combine with a cocktail muddler or the handle of a wooden spoon
- Pour in vodka
- Add ice and stir
- Top with Club soda
- Garnish with a lime wedge and extra mint leaves and enjoy!
How to Serve
Serve your Vodka Mojio in a glass tumbler with lots of ice. Extra mint leaves and Lime wedges make the perfect garnish and add a little extra flavor. Serve immediately. Making mojitos for a crowd? Try this Mojito Sangria!
- 1 ounce simple syrup
- 3/4 ounce lime juice
- 6 to 8 mint leaves
- 2 ounces vodka
- 4 ounces club soda
- In a glass add the mint leaves, simple syrup and lime juice.
- Muddle to combine.
- Pour in the vodka.
- Add the ice to top.
- Top with club soda and enjoy.