How To Make Peppermint Vodka

Recipe courtesy of Waitrose.

How To Make Peppermint Vodka

How To Make Peppermint Vodka. Hello friends. So how are you today?

Do you fancy trying something a little different with your vodka this year? Peppermint Vodka anyone?

How To Make Peppermint Vodka:

This recipe takes two to three weeks to infuse so best be quick if you would like to make some for your New Year parties.

How To Make Peppermint Vodka. Discover the perfect holiday indulgence with this step-by-step guide on how to make homemade Peppermint Vodka.

Transform ordinary vodka into a festive, minty delight that will step up your seasonal cocktails. Learn the secret to infusing the refreshing flavour of peppermint into your spirits. All you need is vodka, Mint Imperials, and green food colouring. Get started today!

Table Of Contents:

  • Firstly, How To Make Peppermint Vodka Ingredients.
  • Secondly, How To Make Peppermint Vodka Method.
  • Thirdly, Other Recipe Ideas.

How To Make Peppermint Vodka:

Infuse for 2-3 weeks. This all-season star livens up wintry mugs of hot chocolate and even adds zing to summer refreshers – if you can make it last that long.

Makes: about 850ml


  • 700ml Unflavoured Vodka
  • 125g mint imperials
  • 3-4 drops green food colouring


  1. Firstly, mix all the ingredients together and pour into a Large Kilner Jar or wide-necked bottle. Seal and leave to infuse for 2-3 weeks, shaking the jar every so often until all the mints have dissolved.
  2. Strain and decant into pretty bottles, and serve with festive candy.
How To Make Peppermint Vodka

So what do you think of this Peppermint Vodka recipe? Do you fancy trying it? Peppermint Vodka Recipe courtesy of Waitrose. Try now or pin for later? Candy Cane Infused Vodka, next?

Or maybe you are looking for another alcoholic recipe to make up and share over Winter? Something different to serve up for Christmas or just something to make to keep you warm at night?

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Coffee And Chocolate Bourbon. Firstly, how about trying this Coffee And Chocolate Bourbon recipe out?

This richly flavoured infusion makes a charming homemade gift for bourbon lovers and is also great with chocolate desserts or as a digestif. Perfect for a Christmas gift too. Coffee And Chocolate Bourbon.

Maple Syrup And Bacon Popcorn. Secondly, how about trying this fun Maple Syrup And Bacon Popcorn recipe? Perfect for making up and sharing. Maple Syrup And Bacon Popcorn.

Strawberry Robin Lollipops. Thirdly, these Strawberry Robin Lollipops are perfect for serving up in your cocktails. Strawberry Robin Lollipops: Great For Christmas Parties. 

How To Make Christmas Coconut Ball Robins:

How To Make Christmas Coconut Ball Robins. Fourthly, or what about making some of these Christmas Coconut Ball Robins are so much fun for any party. How To Make Christmas Coconut Ball Robins

See anything you fancy making? Last but not least, why not check out these other Christmas Drink ideas out?

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How To Make Peppermint Vodka

How To Make Peppermint Vodka:

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  1. Carol
    3 December 2022 / 16:30

    What a wonderful idea to make homemade peppermint vodka for gifting to friends and family this holiday season. Thank you for sharing this post in the Talent-Sharing Tuesdays Link-Up 43.

  2. passion fruit, paws and peonies
    3 December 2018 / 09:12

    I think I am – I’m excited to try it out! I could impress my son who lives in London where gin bars are the thing. I love mint so this one is very interesting Claire… xx Maria

    • 28 December 2018 / 16:43

      Thanks for the comment Maria.

  3. Amy at Ms. Toody Goo Shoes
    5 January 2018 / 04:29

    Oh yes, pour me some! I'll be featuring your vodka recipe tomorrow night at Best Of The Weekend!

    • 28 January 2018 / 16:43

      Hehe, thanks for the comment.

  4. Anonymous
    13 December 2017 / 17:40

    What an interesting combination. I must try this idea. Thanks.

    • 13 December 2017 / 18:23

      Whoo lovely. Let me know how it goes.

  5. mummabstylish
    12 December 2017 / 17:37

    I'm so tempted to try this out it sounds delicious. Thanks for sharing this Claire. x Jacqui

    • 12 December 2017 / 20:15

      Thanks for the comment Jacqui.

  6. csuhpat1
    12 December 2017 / 15:12

    I think I will be trying that.

  7. Heather{Our Life In a Click}
    12 December 2017 / 14:08

    This sounds so yummy! Great for holiday cocktails!

    • 12 December 2017 / 20:15

      Thanks for the comment Heather.

  8. OskarAndBianka
    12 December 2017 / 11:08

    We will definitely use a very useful post!

    • 12 December 2017 / 20:14

      Lovely, thanks for stopping by.

  9. Tamar SB
    12 December 2017 / 09:54

    Now that is how to celebrate! The bake pops are so cute!

  10. Coombe Mill
    11 December 2017 / 23:09

    I'm totally sold just on your lovely photos #MMBC

    • 12 December 2017 / 20:12

      Thanks for stopping by Fiona.