Thirsty Thursday: Vodka Slush

Ingredients:

  • 2 cups white sugar 
  • 7 cups water 
  • 2 tablespoons instant tea powder 
  • 1 (12 fluid ounce) can frozen orange juice concentrate 
  • 1 (12 fluid ounce) can frozen lemonade concentrate 
  • 2 cups cold water 
  • 2 cups vodka 
  • 1 liter lemon-lime flavored carbonated beverage 
  • Directions

Step 1
In a 6 quart pot combine sugar and 7 cups water. Bring to boil and stir until sugar dissolves. Remove from heat. Stir in tea powder while hot. Add orange juice concentrate, lemonade concentrate and 2 cups cold water. Chill in refrigerator.

Step 2
When cold mix in vodka. Pour into a plastic container leaving room on top for expansion. Freeze or 24 hours.

Step 3
To serve, scoop about 1 cup into a tall glass and quickly stir in 1/3 cup lemon-lime soda.