There's nothing like summer in Minnesota, especially when it involves aBootleg Drink. It's the perfect way to quench your thirst on a hot summer day. This Minnesota summer staple cocktail comes together in less than 15 minutes. Just measure, shake and pour!
Place all ingredients in a blender and blend until mint is chopped finely. Pour into jar and refrigerate for at least 2 hours to let flavors develop. The chopped mint will rise to the top and it settles, I scoop most of it off before mixing the cocktails.
To make Bootleg Cocktail:
Pour vodka and Bootleg mix into low ball glass filled with ice.
Top with club soda, stir and garnish with mint.
This cocktail tastes great with vodka, gin or rum. Use your favorite. Looking for a mocktail? Omit the alcohol and replace with Club Soda or sparkling water.To Make 12 Bootleg Cocktails: