TGIF: Vodka With Crushed Lime And Mint Cocktail Recipe

Paige Ahearn

Sometimes it’s the simple things in life, so this week we’re taking it back to basics with this vodka and crushed lime cocktail recipe. Muddled with fresh mint and brown sugar, it’s a sweet, citrus sensation that everyone is sure to enjoy.

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Serves 6


1/4 cup, firmly packed brown sugar

24 fresh mint leaves

3 limes, quartered

180ml vodka

Soda water, chilled, to serve

Ice cubes, to serve


  1. Divide the sugar, mint and lime among serving glasses. Use the end of a rolling pin to gently muddle until lime is crushed.
  2. Pour vodka among glasses, then top with soda water and ice.
  3. Stir gently, then serve.

Recipe via Taste