Icy Lemon-Ginger Vodka Cocktails

260 mins (prep 20, cooking 240)
8 ingredients
8 servings
These slushy, potent cocktails are easy to make in batches. They're also ideal for parties because most of the preparation can be done in advance. Thanks to Tyler Florence, TV Food Network!

Categories:  seasonal , beverages , cocktail , brunch ,
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  • 3 inches piece fresh ginger, peeled and thinly sliced
  • 2 cups water
  • 1 1/2 cups sugar
  • 1 lemon, zest of, finely grated
  • 1 cup fresh lemon juice
  • 8 cups crushed ice
  • 2 cups vodka
  • 8 mint sprigs, for garnish


Serving Size (165.16 g)
Servings 8
Amount per Serving
Calories 308.32 Calories from Fat 0.0
% Daily Value *
Total Fat 0.0g 0.0%
Saturated Fat 0.0g 0.0%
Trans Fat 0.0 %
Cholesterol 0.0mg 0.0%
Sodium 3.4mg 1.13%
Total Carbohydrate 44.35g 118.28%
Dietary Fiber 0.0 g 0.0%
Sugars 44.27 g %
Protein 0.0g 0.0%
Vitamin A 0.0IU% Vitamin C 0.0mg%
Calcium 2.22mg% Iron 0.03mg%
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your diet value must be higher or lower depending upon your calorie needs:
  Calories 2,000 2,500
Total Fat Less Than 65g 80g
Sat Fat Less Than 20g 25g
Cholesterol Less Than 300mg 300mg
Sodium Less Than 2,400mg 2,400mg
Total Carb   300g 375g
Dietary Fiber   25g 30g
Potassium   3,500 mg
Protein   50 g
Calories Per Gram
Fat 9•Carbohydrate 4•Protein 4
*Nutrition information was calculated excluding the following ingredients:
fresh ginger, fresh lemon juice, crushed ice, mint sprigs